12 patient evaluations for Massage Therapy with a adherence rating of Usually

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Feb 21, 2016 (Started Nov 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 240 min Monthly

Dec 24, 2010 (Started Nov 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 3, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Improve yoga)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 min Monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2012 (Started Aug 23, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for broken leg (right))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 15, 2012 (Started Aug 23, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for broken leg (right))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Weekly
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 25, 2012 (Started May 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Monthly
Advice & Tips: Be sure your massage therapist is experienced in dealing with fibromyalgia and is willing to listen and seeks your input. Remember that you are in charge of the session, not the massage therapist, but be open to their input, as well.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Apr 9, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Promote relaxation)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Monthly
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stiffness)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: Have stopped for now, and am having deep-tissue massage instead.
Cost: $200+ monthly

Feb 22, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 min Monthly
Advice & Tips: Myofascial release is now accomplished through deep tissue massage.
Cost: $200+ monthly

Feb 1, 2010 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for muscle stiffness)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 30 min Monthly
Advice & Tips: My physiotherapist is a genius. He uses a combination of physical movement and needling. The needles are momentarily painful but the gain is worth the pain. He has loosened muscles that I had believed were forever frozen. My right shoulder and hip have much improved range of motion and my posture is more erect.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 30, 2010 (Started Nov 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for TMJ (temporomandibular joint) pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 min Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 28, 2010 (Started Jan 11, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for to improve circulation in the neck)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Use a slow rubbing motion up and down the length of the the neck and around the circumference of the neck. Be careful and gentle when you massage around the front of your neck. I have personally found the muscles on the side of my neck and the areas below the back of my ear to be the most beneficial areas to massage.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 28, 2009 (Started Apr 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 hr Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

May 4, 2009 (Started Jan 03, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Improve mobility)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Monthly
Advice & Tips: Highly recomend this to all who suffer from muscle spasams and stiffness. It helps with the tingeling is my hands and feet also.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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