A 36-year-old member asked:
Need tips for someone recovering from a fractured clavicle?
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Orthopedic Surgery 38 years experience
Clavicle fracture: Use a sling for comfort. Avoid lifting your arm overhead until cleared by your surgeon. Use ice for the first few days and use pain medication as neededd.
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Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Patience: Most clavicle fractures do well, it just takes time, usually about 12 weeks or so.
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Last updated May 23, 2017
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