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Is distal clavicle resection with endoscopy painful?

You can expect to have some discomfort and swelling right after your surgery. Your surgeon will prescribe medication to help you stay comfortable. Using ice packs right after your surgery will help with pain and swelling. You may also need to wear a sling for a while. The sling can help decrease pain. The benefit of minimally invasive surgeries is that the recovery time is usually shorter and less painful than traditional surgery.

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Is distal clavicle resection worth it?

* 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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