Anonymous 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • Salina ks
12
Mar2016
  • Injury Status Recovering
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Spinal Stenosis

Treatment Ratings

    Almost Cured
    Physical Therapy, Ice, Epidural
    Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Mattress Change, Strengthening Exercises, Cortisone Injection
    Not Improved
    TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Chiropractor
    Worsened
    Swimming

Pain pills then chiropractor helped short term ice gave good relief. Pain increased with activity walking, ,lifting clothes in basket finally got consult epidural injections total of four over three months. Have had to learn how to deal with chronic pain.


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