Learn How to Handle Child Fractures With Tips From HSS Surgeon

Paramus Daily Voice—May 10, 2016

In a recent article published by Paramus Daily Voice, David M. Scher, MD, a pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Hospital for Special Surgery, provides parents with early-stage actions that can be taken when a child has a fracture.

Dr. Scher explains that, "The first step is to try and keep the child as comfortable as possible until you can see a doctor. If you suspect the child has a fracture, you should seek out immediate medical attention." Other tips include ice and elevation, splinting and, most importantly, remaining calm.

To read the full article, visit Paramus.DailyVoice.com.

 

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