Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 140 lbs
  • 5' 1"
  • Auburn Iowa
  • Injury Status Recovering
  • Have you felt depressed or hopeless in the last 7 days? Never
  • Physical activity per week 4-8 hours
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? A little bit
  • Have you been off work or unemployed due to low-back pain? Not at all
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • 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? Mild
  • Back pain interfere with sleep Never
  • Back pain interfere with your personal care (washing, dressing etc) Not at all
  • Back pain interference with travel Not at all
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Degenerative Disc Disease, Osteoporosis, Scoliosis, Compression fracture
  • Additional conditions Arthrithis, Knee-pain, High blood pressure, Insomnia

Treatment Ratings

    Strengthening Exercises, Walking/Hiking,
    Almost Cured
    Physical Therapy, Acetaminophen, Weight loss, Epidural

Had slipped disc almost 50 years ago sohave taken great care in all I do. After first episode exercised daily for about 5 years. If I felt things going bad would return to exercise. Epidurals have only been the past 5 years.

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