Ultimately, the operator must return to performing specific tasks required to complete the mission. This component of reconditioning MUST NOT be overlooked. Determine the specific mission-related tasks or training that puts the operator at risk for re-injury. These tasks should be practiced at slower speeds in a controlled setting, and proficiency should be demonstrated prior to a return to full duty. The ultimate goal is to return the injured operator to controlled physical activity in 4-7 days for a mild to moderate injury and 1 to 2 weeks for a severe strain or sprain.
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