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Scaphoid fx hand. Need surgery. Any way to speed recovery!?

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Dr. Adam Rosh
Emergency Medicine
8 doctors agree

In brief: Sure

Follow the directions of the hand surgeon.
Don't smoke. Eat well. Let your body do the rest.

In brief: Sure

Follow the directions of the hand surgeon.
Don't smoke. Eat well. Let your body do the rest.
Dr. Adam Rosh
Dr. Adam Rosh
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Dr. David Bozak
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No smoking!

And follow all the recommendations of your surgeon.
Eat a healthy balanced diet, and again... No smoking.

In brief: No smoking!

And follow all the recommendations of your surgeon.
Eat a healthy balanced diet, and again... No smoking.
Dr. David Bozak
Dr. David Bozak
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Dr. Michael Raemisch
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Avoid Nicotine

In addition to decreasing blood flow, nicotine, regardless of source (cigarettes, smokeless tobacco, gum, patch), attaches to bone cells and turns them off !

In brief: Avoid Nicotine

In addition to decreasing blood flow, nicotine, regardless of source (cigarettes, smokeless tobacco, gum, patch), attaches to bone cells and turns them off !
Dr. Michael Raemisch
Dr. Michael Raemisch
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