App DescriptionIn Athletic Taping, iPad Version With Video, NATA hall-of-famer David H. Perrin, PhD, ATC, covers the 46 most frequently applied taping and bracing procedures in clinical practice. Supplemented with more than 200 photos and illustrations, the techniques are broken down into step-by-step instructions. Over 30 video clips are integrated into those instructions to provide live demonstrations. A video finder links directly to each of the clips so you can quickly reference the technique you need.
Following are the regions covered:
Chapter 1. Introduction to Taping and Bracing
Chapter 2. The Foot, Ankle, and Leg
Chapter 3. The Knee
Chapter 4. The Thigh, Hip, and Pelvis
Chapter 5. The Shoulder and Arm
Chapter 6. The Elbow and Forearm
Chapter 7. The Wrist and Hand
In addition to thoroughly discussing and illustrating the general principles of taping and bracing for each major joint and body region, the enhanced e-book covers a wealth of other information. It clearly highlights the mechanisms of injury that are crucial for understanding effective taping and bracing, illustrates procedures for fabricating protective pads and orthotics, and details the dos and don’ts of taping and bracing.
With Athletic Taping, iPad Version With Video, readers will learn the evidence-based foundations and techniques of taping and bracing as well as how taping and bracing can aid an athlete’s total rehabilitation. The coverage will help readers become more effective health care providers for athletes and other active people with musculoskeletal injuries and problems.
“The book's greatest value lies in its simplicity. It provides readers with the techniques and information that they will use regularly in clinical practice.”
Doody's Book Review (5-star review)
April 20, 2012 Initial Release