A 33-year-old male asked:
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Which one aids in a speedier recovery of claviclle fracture? A figure 8 strap or normal arm sling?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Both are the same: Believe the sling is more convenient.
Answered on Feb 22, 2013
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Dr. Shawn Hennigan
26 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
If fracture is displaced, surgery to repair may be an option. Feel and heal better.
Feb 21, 2013

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