Post fracture conservative and physiotherapists opinion

Dear Respected Sir / Mam Need advise for post operative care - ORIF of Right proximal tibia after 4 week in COViD situation which can be done at home Till 4th to 5 th week patient is doing - 1. Active and passive range motion to at least 90 degree of knee flex ion 2.hip and ankle passive range of motion Local examination - wound is completely health with no redness / infection / swelling - n/h/o fever or any other complaint Recheck X Ray was not done due so lock down . Advise valuable suggestion for good recovery and prognosis


Fixation is good and stable Continue same physiotherapy for another month Toe touch weight bearing with Walker after 6weeks Call for review after one month

Thank you doctor

Oblique paterned Fractured tibia seen. Usually tibial fracture is prone to an open fracture because it is a subcutaneous bone so there is higher risk of infection post surgical. With this X ray It seem like remodelling stage is this. So i suggest home ambulation, and physiotherapy to facilitate healing