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what sort of shoulder sling should i get for a dislocated shoulder?

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Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience Hand Surgery
Variable: The one that is comfortable. Most are ok with simple sling, others like the ultrasling.
Answered on Sep 10, 2013
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Dr. Brian Badman
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
A basic sling is all you need. If cost is an issue you can even fashion one out of a towel or piece of cloth that can support your arm. An ultrasling will cost you more than you need and is probably not necessary as you will typically wean out of this in a matter of 2-4 weeks based on your age.
Sep 7, 2013

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