What’s important to you?

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

Immobilization

I’d like to avoid surgery.

Surgery

A scar and some surgical risks are acceptable.

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Immobilization

I don’t mind the inconvenience of a cast.

Surgery

It’s worth having surgery to be able to move my wrist earlier.

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Immobilization

I’m worried about long-term problems from surgery.

Surgery

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

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Your choice

What is your preference?

Immobilization

Surgery

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How certain are you about this decision?

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Very certain

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