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What is the most common treatment for a dislocated collar bone?

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Dr. Matthew Enna
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Non-operative care

A collarbone (clavicle) can be dislocated both at the shoulder - an acromioclavicular dislocation ("separated shoulder") or much less commonly at the center of the chest (a sternoclavicular dislocation).
The ac dislocation has six types, types 1-3 are the most common. Generally, treatment is conservative, with early motion and advancing activities as tolerated. Common rugby/footbal/hockey injury.

In brief: Non-operative care

A collarbone (clavicle) can be dislocated both at the shoulder - an acromioclavicular dislocation ("separated shoulder") or much less commonly at the center of the chest (a sternoclavicular dislocation).
The ac dislocation has six types, types 1-3 are the most common. Generally, treatment is conservative, with early motion and advancing activities as tolerated. Common rugby/footbal/hockey injury.
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: Sling

If you mean shoulder seperation sling or nothing rest activity restrictions.

In brief: Sling

If you mean shoulder seperation sling or nothing rest activity restrictions.
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