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How do you sleep after distal clavicle excision?

After distal clavicle excision, you may feel more comfortable sleeping in a semi-upright position. A recliner works well for many patients. Use pillows under your arms to support them. Wearing your sling while you sleep can help support your shoulder. If pain keeps you from resting, your surgeon can prescribe medications to keep you comfortable.

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* Savings estimate based on a study of more than 1 billion claims comparing self-pay (or cash pay) prices of a frequency-weighted market basket of procedures to insurer-negotiated rates for the same. Claims were collected between July 2017 and July 2019. R.Lawrence Van Horn, Arthur Laffer, Robert L.Metcalf. 2019. The Transformative Potential for Price Transparency in Healthcare: Benefits for Consumers and Providers. Health Management Policy and Innovation, Volume 4, Issue 3.

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