A lot of clinicians claim to know how to apply kinesiology tape, but what is the science behind the stick? When it comes to kinesiology taping patterns of application, there isn’t enough solid research to say one method is stronger or more beneficial than the next, but there are a couple of factors to take note of.
In the fourth episode of his Kinesiology Taping 101 #TapeTuesday series, Dr. Phil Page takes a quick look at the facts behind:
- Application of kinesiology tape patterns
- Taping for impairments vs. diagnoses
- The use of convolutions and lifting the skin
- How TheraBand™ Kinesiology Tape can help