Joan 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 170 lbs
  • 5' 0"
  • Perth Scotland
15
Jul2019
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Have you felt depressed or hopeless in the last 7 days? Rarely
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? Somewhat
  • 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? Somewhat
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Discomforting
  • Back pain interfere with sleep Sometimes
  • Back pain interfere with your personal care (washing, dressing etc) Sometimes
  • Back pain interference with travel Sometimes
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Additional conditions Arthrithis, Diabetes, High blood pressure

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    Gokhale Method, Mattress Change, Stretching, Supportive Shoes, Rest,
    Not Improved
    Chiropractor, Heat, Ice, Physical Therapy,

I do quite a bit of gardening but can only work in short bursts with a lot of rest or even a bath to ease pain. I cannot do heavy work. Standing for long periods is very taking. I cannot walk long distances


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