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Clavicle fracture

Right side Collarbone fractured on 3Sep16 due to road accident. Used clavicle support with arm hanger alongwith 25 days bed rest as recommended by doctor after xray. Followed with 7 day regular checkups & xray. Last xray was done 22sep & results was good. Doctor suggested to remove clavicle support after 30sep & arm hanger 10days later on. I moved to gurgaon on 27th sep to join work, so used clavicle support till 14 October & now using arm hanger while walking . Now i can do little movement without any pain like can eat/brush. Please help me what should i have to do means to consultant with doctor or physiotherapist , go for xray or should take some precautions/exercises at home only.
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Dr. Venu Madhav
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Consult nearest orthopaedic surgeon n follow up
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Dr. Abhimanyu Singh
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You should get a x ray done. If union happening then exercises should be started for getting movement.
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Dr. J. P. Singh
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Shoulder may get some stiffness after fracture. You do pendulum and gentle range of motion exercises -  active and active assisted. Visit a physiotherapy for some time.
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Dr. S.D. Gupta (PT)
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First of all consult a qualified physiotherapist, then do anything..
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Dr. Vishwas Virmani (PT)
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Hot fomentation x twice daily. Neck Exercises. Neck Stretching. Postural Correction. Shoulder Shrugs . Core Strengthening Exercises. Take frequent Breaks at work Use cervical pillow. Use Back Support. Self Massage the back of neck
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Dr. Priyanka Bhatia (PT)
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You need proper Physiotherapy so that you regain your mobility back. Take consult asap.
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Dr. Rajiv Mehta
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A well crafted ornament can only be designed by a goldsmith similarly a well planed recovery can only be prescribed by a physiotherapist. Dont go for any jugaad like self exercises or exercises prescribed by an orthopedic. Know us at www.physiotherapistdelhi.in
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Dr. Umesh Solanki (PT)
6 yrs. of exp | Delhi | Clinical Physiotherapist
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Get an x-ray done carry the report to physiotherapist for properly planned exercise routine in the supervision of physiotherapist. For the mean time you can take hot fermentation and use your arm as much the pain allows.
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Dr. Amol Kadu
16 yrs. of exp | Nagpur | Orthopedist
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Just start your routine work. U will feel pin and stiffnes for some days as u had immobilised the limb. Just trust bone healing and move ahead. In case if u feel u can attend some physiotherapist to attain mobility.
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Dr. Vikas Ellur
9 yrs. of exp | Bangalore | Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon
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Better to consult orthopedic surgeon get check x ray .
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Dr. Sachin Singh
9 yrs. of exp | Ghaziabad | Orthopedist
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You need to do an check Xray to insure proper consolidation of bone then further follow physiotherapy protocol
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Dr. Anuradha Sharma
9 yrs. of exp | Noida | Clinical Physiotherapist
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Go for physiotherapy
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