Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Male
  • 165 lbs
  • 5' 8"
  • New Bremen Ohio
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ 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? Quite a bit
  • Have you been off work or unemployed due to low-back pain? Yes, for 1-3 months
  • Have you felt depressed or hopeless in the last 7 days? Often
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Degenerative Disc Disease, Muscle Strain

Treatment Ratings

    Not Improved
    Physical Therapy, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Strengthening Exercises, Stretching, Heat, Acetaminophen, Brace, Rest, Ice, Walking/Hiking

Can't sleep off and on both legs lower calf muscles spasms when that happens all I want to do is stretch my legs which irratates my back can't bend over very much because it pulls from my lower spine in the middle of my back over to my right hip also pulls into both knees can't sit for very long periods of time if I sit to long my lower back is tight and stiff have to getup and move around to ease the pressure

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