Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 35-54
  • Female
  • 101 lbs
  • 5' 3"
  • Donald's South Carolina
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Back pain causing leg pain No, I don't feel any leg pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? Quite a bit
  • Have you been off work or unemployed due to low-back pain? Yes, for 1-3 months
  • Have you felt depressed or hopeless in the last 7 days? Never
  • 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? Distressing
  • Chronicity 6-18 Months
  • Walking distance with leg pain 2-4 miles
  • Sitting without having to change position 30 minutes
  • Standing without experiencing back pain 30 minutes
  • Pain when rising from a seated position A little worse
  • Back-Pain while bending forward Discomforting
  • Leg-Pain while bending forward Discomforting
  • Pain while bending backward Distressing
  • Back pain interfere with sleep Sometimes
  • Back pain interfere with your personal care (washing, dressing etc) Sometimes
  • Back pain interference with travel Frequently
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Compression fracture, Muscle Strain
  • Additional conditions Arthrithis, Knee-pain

Treatment Ratings

    Heat, Swimming, Mattress Change, Stretching, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Supportive Shoes, Rest
    Not Improved
    Strengthening Exercises, Supplements, Postural Modifications, NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Acetaminophen, Chiropractor, Ice, Physical Therapy, Oral corticosteroids, Walking/Hiking,
    Cortisone Injection

It makes every day a challenge. Most times a very hard challenges. I am very active person. I wash and dry laundry. Sometimes carry wetaundry to the line to hang up. I lift grandbabies, mow the lawn, wash dishes, steam clean and vacuum the carpet. I stretch with back stretches etc. While hanging laundry or doing the dishes I get a painful tingling in my back

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