Initial Injury Care


The injury you have sustained is currently being reviewed by our clinical teams and they will call you within the next few days to discuss how to manage you injury and get you back to health.

Please explore the following sections which provide advice on early care of your injury and information on managing and fitting any brace or splints provided from the Emergency Department.

If you’ve not heard from the Virtual Fracture Clinic team within 2 working days of your injury please get in touch [[Email Link//Telephone Number]]

Acute Injury Management

Fitting your boot

Fitting your humeral brace

Fitting your knee brace

Fracture Prevention and Osteoporosis

Living with a sling

Preventing a Clot from forming in your limbs (DVT)

Using your crutches