redsage4 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 143 lbs
  • 5' 5"
  • oklahoma City Okla
02
Apr2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Doctor/Care Giver Dr Stewart Smith
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Degenerative Disc Disease

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    Mattress Change, Supportive Shoes, Cortisone Injection
    Not Improved
    Ice, Meditation, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Spinal Fusion Surgery, Supplements, Stretching, Heat, Physical Therapy, Brace, Rest, Massage, Surgery, NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs

Hard manual labor all my life, fell four step on back from Icey porch.. Crawled up steps in house. Was bed ridden for 2 weeks.. Have had injections, Chiropration , physical therapy, braces, had 4 surgeries.. 1st back L5, , 2nd L4 front , back removal of screws n hardware back, 1 front redo fusion that didn't take. Activity worsens pain.. Last surgery July 6, 2015


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