How to Wear and Care for Your Splint
This four-page handout educates people about how to wear and care for a splint, which is used to protect a joint and bones while they are healing. It contains check boxes where a healthcare provider can indicate when the splint should be worn, with accompanying instructions for each option. It provides a list of precautions a person should take when wearing a splint, as well as brief instructions for cleaning the splint.
Unless otherwise stated, users may print or download this health information resource from www.healthinfotranslations.org for personal, non-commercial use only. All images, logos, trademarks and all other applicable elements are copyright of their respective owners: the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Mount Carmel Health System, OhioHealth, and Nationwide Children's Hospital.
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.