Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 140 lbs
  • 5' 3"
  • Fayetteville, Arkansas
  • Injury Status Recovering
  • Pain when rising from a seated position No change
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? A little bit
  • Have you been off work or unemployed due to low-back pain? Not at all
  • Have you felt depressed or hopeless in the last 7 days? Sometimes
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? A little bit
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Discomforting
  • Back pain causing leg pain Yes, but most of the pain is in my back
  • Walking distance with leg pain 1 mile
  • Sitting without having to change position 30 minutes
  • Standing without experiencing back pain 1-2 Hours
  • Chronicity 2 - 3 Months
  • Back-Pain while bending forward Discomforting
  • Leg-Pain while bending forward Mild
  • Pain while bending backward Mild pain
  • Standing without back pain One hour
  • Back pain interfere with sleep Sometimes
  • Back pain interfere with your personal care (washing, dressing etc) Not at all
  • Back pain interference with travel Not at all
  • Marital Status Married
  • Employment Status Retired
  • Tobacco Use No
  • Alcohol Use None
  • Pain level (1-10) 3
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Muscle Strain, Osteoporosis
  • Additional conditions Neck-pain, Arthrithis, Hip-pain, Depression, Insomnia
  • Pain areas Left hip, Right shoulder front, Lower back middle, Lower back right, Lower back left, Between shoulder blades, Behind the right shoulder, Neck right side

Treatment Ratings

    Almost Cured
    Rest, Chiropractor, Heat, Supplements, Mattress Change, Gokhale Method, Walking/Hiking

Back pain limits daily activities that I enjoy and could impact my ability to travel and age gracefully.

I've also been diagnosed with fibromyalgia

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