Shirley 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 240 lbs
  • 5' 9"
  • Bristol, Tn
07
Mar2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 4-8 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Doctor/Care Giver Dr. Lorio
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Facet Syndrome/Sprain, Osteoporosis, Spondylolisthesis, Scoliosis

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Epidural, Swimming, Supportive Shoes, Cortisone Injection, Rest
    Not Improved
    Brace, Mattress Change, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Stretching, Weight loss, Massage, Chiropractor, Acetaminophen

I have had arthritis for many years. MRI's reveal all of the above conditions. I am in severe pain, cannot stand long enough to put dishes in dishwasher. I have right hip replacement and both knees replaced.


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