What is Leg Massage?

Category: Physical Therapy

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Massage provides the means to ease these tensions and revitalize this weight-bearing part of the body.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Patients with evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Spasms 3 1
Atrophy of lower body muscles 1 1
Restless feeling in legs 1 1
Pain 1 0
Raynaud's phenomenon 1 1
Fatigue 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

side_effects of Leg Massage"

Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
2

Dosages

Why Patients Stopped Going to Leg Massage (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason Patients
Other 1
See all 1 patient who’ve stopped going to Leg Massage

Duration

Currently Going to Leg Massage
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 2
Stopped Going to Leg Massage
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 1
Adherence
Always
0 0%
Usually
1 50%
Sometimes
1 50%
Never
0 0%
Burden
Very
1 50%
Somewhat
1 50%
A little
0 0%
Not at all
0 0%
Cost
$200+
0 0%
$100-199
0 0%
$50-99
1 100%
$25-49
0 0%
< $25
0 0%
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1 patient evaluation for Leg Massage

Echo Mountain
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Echo Mountain
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:M40y
CFS:7y Dx
FM:7y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

See Echo Mountain's full Leg Massage history

Oct 15, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Spasms: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Restless feeling in legs: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Raynaud's phenomenon: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: 15 min Weekly

  • 0 helpful marks
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