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Initially allow 2 weeks for elevation. Then walking in a boot or ankle brace for 6 weeks, followed by a progressive strengthening and balance program. Return to sport is allowed from 3 months.
RISKS & COMPLICATIONS
The risks and complications will be assessed and discussed with you. There is always a small risk of infection, blood clots, nerve injury and anaesthetic problems and measures are taken to reduce these. Specific risk of Ankle stabilisation include a 5% chance of experiencing problems with recurrent instability, and a less than. 5% chance of stiffness. A good outcome is achieved in more than 90% of cases.