HOW LONG UNTIL RETURNING TO WORK POST ROTATOR CUFF SURGERY
Patient :HOW LONG WILL I BE OFF WORK AFTER FULL THICKNESS LEFT SIDE ROTATOR CUFF SURGERY.
SEDENTARY JOB CONSTANT RIGHT ARM MOVEMENT USING MOUSE ON RIGHT HAND.
LEFT HAND NEEDED TO USE KEYBOARD TO HELP WITH SOFTWARE COMMANDS.
SURGERY ON LEFT SHOULDER.
I USE GRAPHIC SOFTWARE TO DRAW INTEGRATED CIRCUITS SO IT'S NOT SIMPLE TYPING.
Thanks for your query and an elucidate history, very specific.
Read it carefully and understood the procedure you are going through and the specific work that your are doing with the specific work that each hand is going.
In general: Rule of 3
first 3 days full rest
First 3 weeks rest to the part
3X3 = 9 weeks recapitulation of the work depending upon many, many factors like your willpower, response to surgery, your tolerance
Hence you will have to strictly follow the principles that your orthopedic surgeon is going to instruct upon.
Please let me know the indication ( if possible tell me about the MRI reports- impression or clinical impression that your Surgeon has given about) for which the surgery is being done so that I can elucidate more and more as per the requirements you have talked about.
And we can formulate in such a way that you can have the best recovery and the can start working at the earliest.
Awaiting for your feedback.
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