What’s important to you?

Determine what is important for you in choosing treatment for your distal radius fracture. Choose the statement that fits you best. Move the orange triangle towards the statement you prefer.

Cast

I don’t mind some deformity.

Surgery

I’d rather have a scar then deformity.

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Cast

It’s OK if it takes about 6 weeks longer to bend my wrist.

Surgery

It’s worth having surgery to be able to use a splint rather than a cast and be able to move my wrist a month earlier.

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Cast

I’m worried about problems from surgery.

Surgery

I accept the risks, discomforts, and inconveniences of surgery.

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Your choice

What is your preference?

Cast

Surgery

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How certain are you about this decision?

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