Anonymous 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 148 lbs
  • 5' 5"
  • Fort Worth texas
13
Feb2017
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? All the time
  • Have you been off work or unemployed due to low-back pain? Yes, for over a year
  • Have you felt depressed or hopeless in the last 7 days? Sometimes
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Compression fracture

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    Physical Therapy, Cortisone Injection, Rest, Brace, Heat, Strengthening Exercises, Mattress Change
    Not Improved
    Epidural, Opioids

It has been changed drastically since I fell and fractured my back. Also had other usual back problems but this made me more or less bedridden because of pain cannot lift or bend. Live alone. Can't get help !! Going for rhizotomy. Then trying the implant Bones not strong enough for surgery


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