PRICE/MICE is a therapeutic modality that uses protection, rest/modified activity, ice, compression, and elevation to improve healing after an acute injury. The physical therapist traditionally applies this modality to improve the impairments and functional limitations that can be caused by an injury. A successful outcome in the management of any acute injury depends on immediate intervention. PRICE/MICE is one example of immediate injury care.

PRICE/MICE is used in the treatment of acute injuries such as fractures, sprained joints, and/or strained muscles. PRICE/MICE can ...

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