Anonymous 

Review for Chiari Malformation

  • Age 35-54
  • Female
  • 76 lbs
  • 5' 1"
  • Tamworth nsw Australia
13
Aug2017
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Do you have syringomyelia No
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Number of Surgeries 1
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? Quite a bit
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? Quite a bit
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Distressing
  • Doctor/Care Giver Dr hughes
  • headaches Multiple times per day
  • Neck pain All the time
  • difficulty swallowing All the time
  • dizziness Daily
  • Numbness and tingling Often
  • bladder and bowel dysfunction Yes

Treatment Ratings

    Almost Cured
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Rest, Opioids
    Improved
    Wait and See,
    Not Improved
    Acupuncture, Surgery without dural opening

I am a nurse in an ED and have had to reduce my shifts because I call in sick too much.. as i believe going to work with a brain fog is dangerous. My ability to hang out with my friends n family are greatly reduced


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