Lower Back Pain Mega Study
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Lower Back Pain
Lower Back Pain

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User-reported effectiveness in treating Lower Back Pain

Treatment Major Improvement Moderate Improvement Much Worse No Effect Worse Responses
Pilates 24% 51% 5% 15% 5% 41
Yoga / Stretching 15% 51% 2% 26% 8% 253
Oxycodone (Oxycontin / Roxicodone) 14% 55% 4% 26% 1% 80
Planks (Core Exercise) 17% 43% 3% 37% 0% 70
Hydrocodone 13% 56% 5% 24% 3% 63
Massage 12% 48% 1% 32% 7% 190
Codeine 9% 55% 2% 35% 0% 55
Partial Disc Removal 30% 40% 0% 30% 0% 10
Myofascial Physical Therapy 18% 50% 5% 27% 0% 22
Hot Tub Therapy 8% 57% 1% 24% 10% 84
Fentanyl Patches 22% 44% 6% 28% 0% 18
Physical Therapy 12% 48% 3% 29% 8% 271
Heat/Ice 7% 51% 2% 35% 4% 327
Cyclobenzaprine HCL 13% 53% 0% 33% 0% 15
Ibuprofen 6% 52% 2% 38% 2% 266
Weight Loss 16% 33% 3% 45% 3% 154
Discectomy 32% 28% 8% 24% 8% 25
Pool Therapy 5% 56% 3% 34% 3% 80
Loxoprofen 100% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2
Ms Contin 25% 75% 0% 0% 0% 4
Progressive Relaxation 11% 50% 6% 33% 0% 36
Rest 9% 47% 3% 34% 6% 370
Valium (Diazepam) 20% 60% 0% 20% 0% 5
Replace Mattress 11% 38% 2% 46% 3% 123
Diclofenac Sodium 14% 35% 2% 47% 2% 51
Exercise 12% 45% 4% 31% 8% 331
Exercises 50% 50% 0% 0% 0% 2
TENS 8% 44% 1% 43% 4% 89
Improved Posture 8% 43% 2% 43% 4% 151
Osteopathy 14% 41% 2% 31% 12% 49
Zero-Gravity Chair 13% 53% 7% 20% 7% 15
Aspirin 100% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1
Active Muscle Release 33% 33% 0% 33% 0% 3
Infared Light / Lamp 33% 33% 0% 33% 0% 3
Chiropractic Care 17% 37% 6% 31% 9% 196
Naproxen (Aleve) 5% 50% 3% 40% 2% 121
Egoscue Method 0% 63% 0% 38% 0% 8
Somatic Exercise 25% 25% 0% 50% 0% 4
Ciclobenzaprine 0% 100% 0% 0% 0% 2
Percutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (PENS) 50% 0% 0% 50% 0% 2
Electrical Stimulation 8% 43% 2% 40% 7% 60
Tramadol HCL Acetaminophen 3% 47% 0% 47% 3% 32
Swimming Laps 9% 41% 2% 39% 9% 56
Laminectomy 18% 43% 14% 21% 4% 28
Partial Vertebra Removal 25% 25% 0% 25% 25% 4
Lumber Support 0% 50% 0% 50% 0% 4
Clonazepam (Klonopin/Rivotril) 0% 44% 0% 56% 0% 34
Disc Replacement 0% 67% 0% 0% 33% 3
Ketoprofen 0% 0% 0% 100% 0% 1
Tai Chi 4% 48% 4% 37% 7% 27
McKenzie Press-Ups 17% 30% 9% 35% 9% 23
Home Scenar Treatment 50% 0% 50% 0% 0% 2
Willow Bark (Salix Alba) 0% 43% 0% 43% 14% 7
Herbal Supplements 2% 40% 2% 56% 0% 48
Cortisone Injection 13% 33% 5% 40% 9% 102
Back Brace 5% 39% 2% 47% 7% 57
Surgery With Rods and Screws 17% 39% 17% 22% 6% 18
Change Sleep Position 8% 35% 3% 47% 7% 116
Remove Wallet From Rear Pocket 3% 41% 6% 50% 0% 34
Anti-Inflammatory Diet 12% 26% 5% 53% 4% 57
No Added Sugar, Gluten-Free, Carbohydrate Restricted, High PUFA, Moderate Protein Diet 13% 2% 2% 81% 2% 53
Acetaminophen (Tylenol) 3% 35% 1% 59% 2% 113
Acupuncture 11% 30% 6% 50% 4% 108
Reiki 7% 29% 4% 57% 4% 28
Radio Frequency Ablation 0% 20% 0% 80% 0% 10
Biofeedback 20% 0% 0% 40% 40% 5
Chinese Patches (Mostly Deer Musk and Camphor) 0% 13% 0% 88% 0% 8
Alcohol 0% 33% 0% 33% 33% 6
Steroid Injections of Hips/spine 11% 34% 6% 38% 10% 97
Arnica Massage Oil 6% 11% 0% 83% 0% 18
Inversion Therapy 4% 50% 8% 21% 17% 24
Spinal Cord Stimulation 11% 29% 7% 39% 14% 28
Capsicum Cream 0% 38% 5% 51% 5% 37
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy 0% 32% 8% 60% 0% 25
Zanaflex 5% 42% 16% 26% 11% 19
Curamin - Natural Pain Product With Curcumin 7% 0% 7% 86% 0% 14
Anterior Lumbar Spine Fusion 0% 36% 18% 36% 9% 11
Inversion Table 7% 28% 4% 46% 15% 46
Sports 11% 35% 9% 28% 16% 123
Neurontin 9% 22% 7% 51% 11% 55
Refraining From Sexual Activity 3% 21% 3% 69% 4% 72
Postertior Lumbar Spine Fusion 9% 23% 14% 36% 18% 22
Vitamin B Supplements 4% 13% 3% 81% 0% 78
Amitriptyline 3% 14% 7% 69% 7% 29
Glucosamine and Chondroitin 1% 17% 2% 78% 2% 100
Weight Lifting / Intense Strength Building 13% 27% 9% 30% 21% 96
Omega 3 Fatty Acids 4% 12% 2% 81% 2% 168
Lyrica 4% 28% 13% 45% 11% 47
Vitamin D Supplements 3% 11% 2% 83% 1% 161
Brisk Walking 4% 35% 12% 32% 17% 161
Devil's Claw (Harpagophytum Procumbens) 0% 20% 20% 60% 0% 5

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Lower Back Pain Info

Property Value
Variable Name Lower Back Pain
Aggregation Method MEAN
Analysis Performed At 2020-03-02
Duration of Action 24 hours
Maximum Allowed Value 5 out of 5
Minimum Allowed Value 1 out of 5
Number of Aggregate Predictors 0
Number of Aggregate Outcomes 0
Number of Measurements 0
Number of Measurements (including those generated by tagged, joined, or child variables) 0
Public true
Onset Delay 0 seconds
Unit 1 to 5 Rating
User Variables 0
Variable Category Symptoms
Variable ID 86861