Pocketbook of Taping Techniques

1st Edition

Authors: Rose Macdonald
Paperback ISBN: 9780702030277
eBook ISBN: 9780702042805
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 31st July 2009

Table of Contents

PART 1

1. Introduction

2. Taping literature update

3. Taping for pain relief

4. Recent taping techniques to alter muscle activity and proprioception

PART 2

5. Foot

  • Turf toe strap

  • Hallux valgus

  • Antipronation taping

  • Plantar fasciitis

  • Low Dye Taping

  • Plantar fasciitis support

  • Medial arch support

  • Cuboid subluxation in dancers

  • Heel pain

  • Heel contusion


6. Ankle and leg

  • Acute ankle sprain – field wrap

  • Acute ankle sprain – open basketweave

  • Acute ankle sprain

  • Inferior tibiofibular joint

  • Achilles tendinopathy

  • Ankle dorsiflexion and rear foot motion control

  • Achilles tendinopathy

  • Achilles tendon support – two methods

  • Preventive taping for injuries to the lateral aspect of the ankle joint

  • Closed basketweave taping for the ankle

  • Heel locks for closed basketweave

  • Calcaneal Motion control

  • Superior tibiofibular joint

  • Shin – MTSS offload


7. Knee

  • Patellar tendinosis

  • Unload the fat pad

  • Knee support – Crystal Palace wrap

  • Sprain of the lateral collateral ligament

  • Anterior cruciate taping

  • Continuous figure-of-eight wrap for the knee

  • Vastus lateralis inhibition


8. Lumbar spine

  • Lumbar spine taping

  • Frontal plane pelvic stability

  • Sacroiliac joint

  • Chronic low-back and leg pain


9. Thoracic spine

  • Thoracic spine taping

  • Thoracic spine unload

  • Winging scapulae

  • Scapular control – Watson’s strap

  • Scapular retraction

  • Serratus Anterior taping


10. Shoul

Description

Functional taping is now recognised as a skill which is essential for those involved in the treatment and rehabilitation of sports injuries and many other conditions such as muscle imbalance, unstable joints and neural control. This exceptional new Pocketbook of Taping Techniques takes the place of the highly successful text which was also edited by Rose Macdonald. It incorporates all the basic techniques vital to the practice of good taping but also includes chapters on new evidence-based procedures written by experts from around the world. To aid in the development of these techniques, this pocketbook demonstrates many new methods which may be used as indicated or modified to suit the clinical situation.

Key Features


  • Structured by body region with highly-illustrated descriptions of relevant taping techniques
  • Covers all aspects of functional taping
  • New techniques to alter muscle activity and proprioception based on scientific evidence
  • Handy, portable size for easy reference in the field

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Churchill Livingstone 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702042805
Paperback ISBN:
9780702030277

About the Authors

Rose Macdonald Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant in Sports Physiotherapy, Former Director, Sports Injury Centre, Crystal Palace National Sports Centre, London, UK