What’s important to you?

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

Brace

I don’t mind if there is a slight bend in my upper arm.

Surgery

I’d rather have a scar than any chance of a bend.

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Brace

It’s OK if I can’t start moving my shoulder for 8 weeks.

Surgery

It’s worth having surgery to be able to move my arm a few weeks earlier.

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Brace

I’m worried about problems from surgery.

Surgery

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

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Brace

It is good to know that I can start with a brace but I can still choose surgery later.

Surgery

I don't want to use a brace with the chance of getting a surgery later.

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Your choice

What is your preference?

Brace

Surgery

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How certain are you about this decision?

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