Anonymous 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 5' 5"
  • prov ri
07
Dec2017
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? All the time
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • 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? Always
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? All the time
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Distressing
  • Additional conditions Arthrithis, Hip-pain, High blood pressure, Depression, Insomnia, Neck-pain

Treatment Ratings

    Almost Cured
    Opioids
    Not Improved
    Strengthening Exercises, Supplements, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Postural Modifications, Meditation, Mattress Change, Swimming, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Walking/Hiking, Other, Stretching, Heat, Physical Therapy, Ice, Massage, Acupuncture, Rest, Supportive Shoes, Weight loss,
    Worsened
    Acetaminophen, Medical Marijuana, Oral corticosteroids, NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs

it has been cruel, inhumane and punishing to pain patients removing adaquate pain relief from opioids from them...record numbers cant cope anymore and are checking out! dont suppose anyone wants to save their lives though. It is surreal still that this could happen to sick people in the greatest Country on Earth


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