Pain Management Case Study Essay

Satisfactory Essays
DOI: 1/16/2002. Patient is a 54-year-old male machine shop associate who sustained a work-related injury due to slip/fall while climbing down a ladder from the operator platform. He is in poor health due to uncontrolled diabetes. As per OMNI, he was diagnosed with lumbar spondylosis and cervical disc disease.
Per progress report dated 5/02/2016, patient continued to complain of constant pain but is overall doing better. He has pain in the axial neck and low back. The pain radiates only intermittently, rated as 5/10. The pain is relieved with Norco without side effects. The pain medicine relieves pain to a 2/10 which allow performance of grooming and cleaning. On examination, lumbar spine range of motion is limited with 45 degrees flexion due
Get Access