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What's the usual first aid for shoulder injuries?

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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Ice.

Ice the shoulder 20 minutes at a time, 3-5 times per day.
Take an over the counter anti-inflammatory medication, if you can. Use a sling for comfort, if you feel that you need support.

In brief: Ice.

Ice the shoulder 20 minutes at a time, 3-5 times per day.
Take an over the counter anti-inflammatory medication, if you can. Use a sling for comfort, if you feel that you need support.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
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Dr. Daniel Mass
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Immobilize

Strap or tape the arm to the chest until you can get professional help.

In brief: Immobilize

Strap or tape the arm to the chest until you can get professional help.
Dr. Daniel Mass
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