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Postural corrections to help computer related injuries - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
User :   I am having backpain
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information Age:; Occupation:; Location:; Marital Status:
User :   age : 30 Occupation: IT - Team Lead Location : Bangalore, Adugodi, Marital Status : Married
Doctor :   which part of your back aches/ upper- neck or lower?
User :   upper part of back
Doctor :   how long have you had this problem for?
User :   from this monday onwards
Doctor :   have you ever had a similar problem before?
User :   If pain is seviour then I am also taking combiflam
User :   yes before 3 month back
Doctor :   is the pain stationary or does it move?
User :   it moves like first day it was in lower side then now yesterday and today it is upper side
Doctor :   any pain in the shoulders/ hands?
User :   no
Doctor :   have you taken any medication/ or been physically examined by a doctor for this problem before?
User :   no
Doctor :   do you work for long hours on a computer?
User :   yes
User :   but that is my profession so I have to
Doctor :   how many hours per day- approx?
User :   12 hours per day
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems/ allergies?
User :   avarage 10 hrs.
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems/ allergies?
Doctor :   r u thr?
User :   no
User :   means i am here and I am not having other health problem
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you can take tab combiflam after food 1-1-1 for 3 days for pain relief and use voveran gel for rubbing- lightly apply - not massage
User :   sure
Doctor :   you have a computer related injury- which may require a physical examination by an orthopedic
User :   ok
User :   any precausions do I need to take mean while?
Doctor :   if the pain persists or recurs again - you will need to see one
Doctor :   yes- postural corrections can help- i will send you a mail with the tips
User :   please
Doctor :   ok
User :   thanks
Doctor :   welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   bye
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