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Old 12-22-2006, 08:57 PM   #5
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Re: Not wearing a neck brace after ACDF?

I did have an aspen brace for 6 weeks. My surgeon said he's conservative when it comes to recovery so he insists on the brace for 6 weeks. I think it helped me a lot - just aiding by prohibiting me from making the wrong moves.
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Rt thumb fusion '13. R&L thumb arthroplasty '12 ; RT TKR & Bilat CTS' 11. Fusions: L5-S1('87), L4-S1('93), C5-C7('06), L3-S1('10), C4-C5('13). C5-C7 foraminotomy '08