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How do you speed up healing a broken wrist?

How do you speed up healing a broken wrist?

Nutrition: Pay attention to improved protein intake with insuring increased intake of all vitamins and minerals with focus on calcium magnesium, boron to provide for the building of strong healthy bone. ...Read more

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How do I speed up healing a broken wrist?

How do I speed up healing a broken wrist?

broken wrist: Non invasive options include: proper immobilization, good nutrition including adequate calcium and vitamin d, avoidance of smoking or nicotine products, electrical or ultrasound bone stimulators. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for a broken wrist?

Depends: Some wrist fractures if they are non or minimaly displaced can be treated in a cast or splint. If there is a deformity, displacement or the joint line is badly disrupted, often surgery will be recommended. ...Read more

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How long will it take before i can write again after healing from a broken wrist?

How long will it take before i can write again after healing from a broken wrist?

Writing should be: A thing you are doing now. As use of fingers and structures ie the muscles of the fingers that start in the forearm is good therapy and exercise even if still being treated. Writing does not just come fromthe wrist or fingers but the brain and the entire arm. One can write even with a pen taped to a cast without fingers!. The sooner one starts doing "normal" activity the quicker you feel normal. ...Read more

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I broke my wrist in my growth plate and i had a bone realinment to fix it now i am in a cast is there anything i can do to speed up the healing proces?

I broke my wrist in my growth plate and i had a bone realinment to fix it now i am in a cast is there anything i can do to speed up the healing proces?

Ask ortho: Ask your orthopedic surgeon, but typically it is just time and immobilization, but eating healthy and getting enough vitamin d and calcium are simple things you can do. ...Read more

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Hand/wrist/thumb trauma from car accident 5 months ago. No fracture, but still cannot apply weight/force. Any way to speed healing?

Hand/wrist/thumb trauma from car accident 5 months ago. No fracture, but still cannot apply weight/force. Any way to speed healing?

5 mo old hand injury: You should immediately be seen by a Hand specialist , One can have injury to the tendons ,ligaments which can be equally painful and should be treated! ...Read more

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How can you heal a broken wrist?

How can you heal a broken wrist?

Immobilize: This is a strange question. Are you sure that it is broken? Fractures involving the wrist can be complicated and lead to permanent pain and disability so it is imperative that you seek proper evaluation and treatment. In other words, go see your family doctor or a hand specialist without delay! ...Read more

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