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.

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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Leg Massage

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Dosages

Based on patients currently going to Leg Massage

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daily 1
as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Leg Massage

Multiple reasons could be selected

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Other 1
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Duration

Currently going to Leg Massage

Duration Patients
2 years or more 2

Stopped going to Leg Massage

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2 years or more 1

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Cost per month


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$50-99
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$25-49
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1 patient evaluation for Leg Massage

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Echo Mountain
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Echo Mountain
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:M43y
CFS:10y Dx
FM:10y Dx
I am: b
I have:
ME/CFS

See Echo Mountain's full Leg Massage history

Oct 15, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Raynaud's phenomenon)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 15 min Weekly

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