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Can my child return to school with splint or does he need to wait until they put the cast on?

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Fracture

Safe to return to school.
Just let the teacher and physical education teacher know and keep them low impact.

In brief: Fracture

Safe to return to school.
Just let the teacher and physical education teacher know and keep them low impact.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Dr. Mark Galland
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

If you feel comfortable letting him return to school he may do so.
It would be wise to keep him out of recess or pe to avoid the chance of reinjury.

In brief: Yes

If you feel comfortable letting him return to school he may do so.
It would be wise to keep him out of recess or pe to avoid the chance of reinjury.
Dr. Mark Galland
Dr. Mark Galland
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Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism

In brief: Yes and no

Where is the splint ?(arm, foot, etc) how active is your child ? Ask your ortho.

In brief: Yes and no

Where is the splint ?(arm, foot, etc) how active is your child ? Ask your ortho.
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
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