Broken Collarbone (cont.)
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Broken Collarbone Follow-up
After the initial visit and treatment, people with broken collarbones are seen by their doctor in about one week to check on their progress and to determine if any complications have occured. They are instructed to avoid contact sports for at least 6 weeks following the initial injury; some require additional time before the can return to "normal" activities.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/23/2012
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