Taping Techniques

Principles and Practice


  • Rose Macdonald, BA, FCSP, Consultant in Sports Physiotherapy, Former Director, Sports Injury Centre, Crystal Palace National Sports Centre, London, UK

What will be new for the second edition?

脗路 New material on biomechanics, braces, sleeves, shoes, quick taping techniques for 'on the pitch treatment', taping for muscle imbalance, psychological aspects of taping and proprioceptive taping
脗路 New expert contributors with international reputations, eg Jenny McConnell
脗路 Delete sections on first aid and the history of taping, together with rarely used techniques and replace with more up to date techniques.
脗路 There are 30 new illustrations with existing figures improved and shaded
脗路 10 new photographs

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Book information

  • Published: September 2004
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-4150-0

Table of Contents

Introduction; The history of taping; Foot types, mechanics and therapy; The taping literature; Ankle; Tendo-achilles; Foot; Knee; Shoulder girdle; Elbow; Hand and wrist; Stretch tape; Spicas; First aid; Index