Injuries about the Shoulder and Elbow
This is a talk that I give to local GPs about my guidelines when they should consider referral to an Orthopaedic Surgeon for fractures that they are initially managing. Please note that these are guidelines for referral to a Specialist, and not guidelines for surgery.
Injuries about the Shoulder and Elbow: Download PDF
Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.