Torn Rotator Cuff

I tore my right rotator cuff in a skiing fall on May 12th. How long should I wear a sling? When is it BEST to start exercises? I know it needs rest to heal but also am concerned about "use it or lose it". Can't get in to Orthopedic until June 6 and a PT after that so wanting to know what is best to do in the mean time for the best possible recovery. Thank you.

Posted By Perry on May 24, 2007 at 11:14:09:

Use this support to treat symptomatic pain from Chondromalacia patella Syndrome, Patellar Tendonitis, and Osgood-Schlatter's disease.

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