Michele hall 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 180 lbs
  • 5' 4"
  • Ontario oregon
20
Apr2018
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? A little bit
  • 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? Not at all
  • 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? A little bit
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Excruciating
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Scoliosis, Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Additional conditions Neck-pain, Arthrithis, Hip-pain, High blood pressure, Depression, Insomnia

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    Opioids, Medical Marijuana, Mattress Change, Heat, Weight loss, Rest
    Not Improved
    Chiropractor, Brace, Ultrasound Therapy, Ice,
    Worsened
    Physical Therapy

2
Hey it affects my everyday schedule. Have no sex drive. The only things that I could do to deal with the pain is lay down. I've gone for 30 hours a week to down to 15 to 10 hours a week. They wanted to do epidural cortisone shots but my workman's comp won't pay. I've been in pain for 15 years


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