Anonymous 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 35-54
  • Female
  • 165 lbs
  • 5' 5"
  • Gretna Louisiana
04
Sep2018
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Back pain causing leg pain Yes, my back and my leg hurt just as much
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • 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? Often
  • 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? Excruciating
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Walking distance with leg pain 1 block
  • Sitting without having to change position 10 minutes
  • Standing without experiencing back pain 10 minutes
  • Pain when rising from a seated position No change
  • Back-Pain while bending forward Horrible
  • Leg-Pain while bending forward Horrible
  • Pain while bending backward Distressing
  • Back pain interfere with sleep All the time
  • Back pain interfere with your personal care (washing, dressing etc) Most of the time
  • Back pain interference with travel Pain restricts me to journeys of less than 2 hours
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion)
  • Additional conditions Neck-pain, Hip-pain

Treatment Ratings

    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Meditation, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Ultrasound Therapy, Heat, Supportive Shoes, Rest, Cortisone Injection, Ice, Physical Therapy, Oral corticosteroids, Mattress Change,

I don't get much sleep, can't sit my legs gives out and I fall down. I have to wait to start walking when I first get up. My hip hurts to lay on my side in my thigh and the front of my leg. My leg hurts too touch


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