Book Library: K-Taping In Pediatrics
Title:      K-Taping In Pediatrics
Categories:      Sport Medicine
BookID:      8
Authors:      Birgit Kumbrink
ISBN-10(13):      978-3-662-46585-1
Publisher:      Springer
Publication date:      2016
Edition:      first
Number of pages:      154
Language:      English
Price:      0.00
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Already integrated successfully in competitive sports, medical treatment and rehabilitation programs, K-Taping therapy offers physical, occupational and speech therapists a wide range of options for the treatment of infants, small children and younger patients. K-Taping can now be integrated into pediatric physiotherapy and speech therapy, aiding in the treatment of a range of conditions including postural defects, deformities of the feet and dysphagia.

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K-Taping in theory

-          The properties, function and mode of action of elastic K-Tape

-          The effects of K-Tape therapy

-          The fundamentals of K-Tape application

-          Contraindications

 K-Taping in practice

-          The four major application techniques (muscle, ligament, correction and lymph applications) including common indications in children, and practical examples

-          The appropriate technique for more than 50 medical indications

-          Step by step guidance with photo series, practical tips and alternative applications