Synopses & Reviews
This highly-illustrated manual (over 800 photos) is an all-inclusive examination of more than 200 taping, wrapping, bracing and padding techniques for the injury prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of common athletic injuries and conditions. Grounding athletic training students with an understanding of the research behind the methods, this comprehensive text will provide students with a foundation of knowledge that will be key to their understanding, selecting, and performing the most effective techniques for athletes and patients in their care.
Orthopedic Taping, Wrapping, Bracing, & Padding is instructive as well as practical in the classroom and clinical settings. More than simply "sticky side down," it encourages a critical thinking approach to risk management and injury prevention.