Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 35-54
  • Female
  • 219 lbs
  • 5' 7"
  • Edmonton Albreta Canada
  • Injury Status Recovering
  • 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? Distressing
  • Chronicity 4 - 6 Months
  • Back pain interfere with sleep Frequently
  • Back pain interfere with your personal care (washing, dressing etc) Sometimes
  • Back pain interference with travel Pain restricts me to journeys of less than 2 hours
  • Marital Status Married
  • Employment Status Other
  • Tobacco Use No
  • Alcohol Use None
  • Additional conditions Neck-pain, Hip-pain
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Facet Syndrome/Sprain, Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction, Muscle Strain
  • Pain areas Left hip, Right hip, Lower back right, Lower back middle, Lower back left, Between shoulder blades, Neck right side, Base of skul, Back of neck, Neck left side

Treatment Ratings

    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Opioids, Gokhale Method, Mattress Change, Postural Modifications, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Ultrasound Therapy, Strengthening Exercises, Stretching, Heat, Home Exercise Program, Physical Therapy, Massage, Rest, Acetaminophen (Tylenol)
    Not Improved
    Supportive Shoes, Acupuncture, Yoga, McKenzie Method, Ice, Alexander Technique, Walking/Hiking, Weight loss

Also hav Functuo al Neurological disorder
Wide spread Inflammation- as yet unexplained

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