What is Functional restoration?

Category: Physical Therapy

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Generic name: Physical Therapy

Functional restoration is a type of physical therapy aimed to improve the mobilty and strength in the spine.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Degenerative disc disease 4 3
Osteoarthritis 3 3
Arachnoiditis 2 0
Facet joint osteoarthritis 2 4
Improve mobility 2 2
Pain in cervical neck area 2 4

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

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 2
Mild 4
None 14

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Functional restoration

Side effect Patients
Pain 3
Dizziness 1
Nerve pain (neuralgia) 1
Soreness 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently going to Functional restoration

Dosage Patients
weekly 2
45 min monthly 1
40 min weekly 1

Why patients stopped taking Functional restoration

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 6
Did not seem to work 1
Expense 1
Other 1
See all 8 patients who've stopped going to Functional restoration

Duration

Currently going to Functional restoration

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 3

Stopped going to Functional restoration

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 4
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 14
Usually 5
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 4
Somewhat hard to take 5
A little hard to take 5
Not at all hard to take 6
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 8
$100-199 0
$50-99 3
$25-49 1
< $25 4
Not specified 4
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1 patient evaluation for Functional restoration

Dec 8, 2015 (Started Dec 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for weakness in limbs)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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