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Does everyone with a fractured back need a neck brace and a back brace ?

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Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: No

It is very patient specific.
Fracture pattern and neurologic status are some of the considerations.

In brief: No

It is very patient specific.
Fracture pattern and neurologic status are some of the considerations.
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
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