Table 6

Return to work75

Degree of inversion injuryReturn to light workRestrictionsFull return to former work
Distortion2 WeeksMostly sitting work3–4 Weeks depending on the task requirements
Not exceeding 10 kg of lifting
Limit standing and walking position on uneven surfaces
Partial or total rupture of ligaments3–6 WeeksMostly sitting work6–8 Weeks depending on the task requirements and the result of physiotherapy
Not exceeding 10 kg of lifting
Limit standing and walking position on uneven surfaces