Has anyone heard of a hospital not wrapping broken ribs?

Answer Wrapping ribs has been proven to lead to worse things nowadays. My father in law broke a few of them 2 years ago and wasn't wrapped. It was a good 3 months before he felt better, yet still sore.

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How can you tell if you have broken ribs?

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Question about broken ribs?

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How to Treat Broken Ribs?

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What do broken ribs feel like?

ha some people dont kno when they actually brake there ribs so ya they r probably broken. sry u gotta get them fixed