What does rehabilitation after leg fracture surgery involve?

Rehab. Typically one undergoes a program to decrease pain and swelling with ultrasound and electric stim exercises to regain full motion in the surrounding joints then one must work on strengthening the affected muscles and to ultimately increase endurance.

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What is the recovery time for surgery to put plate and screws in for a lower leg fracture?

6 plus weeks. Broken bones take about six weeks to heal if you're otherwise healthy. Recovery includes healing of the fracture but also physical therapy. Done adjacent muscles, tendons etc. Also have to heal. Read more...