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Does a finger splint need to stay on 24 hours a day?

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Dr. Gregory Harvey
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Finger splint

It depends on why you wearing it.
If you have a fracture then it needs to be worn 24 hours. A sprain does not require constant splint use.

In brief: Finger splint

It depends on why you wearing it.
If you have a fracture then it needs to be worn 24 hours. A sprain does not require constant splint use.
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