It depends on where the fracture is. There is always risk of dislocation of the fracture and it would probly cause some pretty severe problems. I think he needs to listen to the doctor that has seen the x-rays and quit being stupid about his health and mobility.
Does he know how long he needs to "rest". Has he gotten any suggestions from his "doctor" about how long he will need to "rest". Your friends idea of rest may be totally different than the type of rest the doctor felt necissary.
Remember the saying a fool of a client has himself as a lawyer or something like that?,, Well the same applies here only medically.
Last edit by meownsmile on Apr 9, '05