Clinical outcomes of kinesio taping applied in patients with knee osteoarthritis: A randomized controlled trial


AYDOĞDU O. , SARI Z. , YURDALAN S. U. , Polat M. G.

JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION, vol.30, no.5, pp.1045-1051, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/bmr-169622
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.1045-1051
  • Keywords: Kinesio taping, osteoarthritis, physiotherapy, MUSCLE STRENGTH, TURKISH VERSION, PAIN, HIP, QUADRICEPS, RELIABILITY, EFFICACY, INJURY, TAPE, RECOMMENDATIONS

Abstract

INTRODUCTION: The aim of this study was to compare kinesio taping along with conventional treatment to conventional treatment alone and to report the results of both a single and repetitive kinesio taping application applied on quadriceps femoris and hamstring muscles on pain, range of motion, muscle strength, and functional status in patients with knee osteoarthritis.