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3Cast application

Cast immobilization - Application of plaster

Application of plaster

Immerse the POP/fiberglass bandage for 5-10 seconds and then remove excess water by gentle squeezing.

Apply a first layer of circumferential POP/fiberglass.

The plaster extends distally exposing the metacarpal heads and palmar flexor crease and proximally to just distal to the axillary crease.

Trim excess plaster to accommodate the thumb and fingers.