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What is the best first aid for a leg fracture?

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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
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In brief: Immobilize

First aid for a long bone fracture consists of splinting or otherwise immobilizing the affected limb.
After survey for other injuries, transport to a medical facility should follow.

In brief: Immobilize

First aid for a long bone fracture consists of splinting or otherwise immobilizing the affected limb.
After survey for other injuries, transport to a medical facility should follow.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
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In brief: Splint the leg

Splint the leg to immobilize it.

In brief: Splint the leg

Splint the leg to immobilize it.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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