2 patient evaluations for Physical Therapy (PT) taken for the purpose of 'Fibromyalgia' with a side effects rating of Mild

Lakotawoman
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Lakotawoman
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: Most
function: Most
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F47y
FM:3y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 6, 2012 (Started Mar 15, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Degenerative Disc Disease: None
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 60 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: Physical therapy helped me to learn stretchs that I do before getting out of bed in the morning to help decrease the pain I feel when I first get up in the morning. This helped with the stiffness I felt. A day or so after physical therapy I would flare up and be in more pain than what I originally was in. I loved the pool exercises and they helped a lot but the cool water was a problem. Some days the pool water was so cold to me that I would flare from it.

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SusyQ
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SusyQ
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: mild
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
PLS

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May 12, 2011 (Started May 10, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for PLS (Primary Lateral Sclerosis): Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: Using passive ROM strecthing and ultrasound to loosen muscles and tendons to relieve pain from tight spastic muscles.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 8, 2010 (Started May 10, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for PLS (Primary Lateral Sclerosis): None
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Somewhat
Cost: < $25 monthly

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