K-Taping: An Illustrated Guide  - Basics - Techniques - Indications by Birgit KumbrinkK-Taping: An Illustrated Guide  - Basics - Techniques - Indications by Birgit Kumbrink

K-Taping: An Illustrated Guide - Basics - Techniques - Indications

byBirgit Kumbrink

Paperback | November 17, 2011

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Birgit Kumbrink's bestselling guide to K Taping - finally available in English! This richly illustrated hands-on guidebook features a highly successful therapeutic approach to treating orthopedic, traumatological and many other conditions. It serves both as a perfect companion to training courses and as a reference book and refresher for health care professionals who have completed their training.A brief introduction to the basic principles of K Taping, the special elastic tapes used and the method's history is followed by 7 chapters highlighting treatment techniques and their application to 50 frequently seen conditions. Each is featured on a double page with up to five color photos, brief instruction, practical information about symptoms, dosage, progress to be expected and tips regarding variations of techniques.As the benefits of K Taping in enhancing the effects of other conservative care and surgical treatments are getting more and more appreciated, Birgit Kumbrink's "K Taping - An Illustrated Guide", developed by Germany based K Taping Academy, has rapidly established itself as the ultimate reference book for therapists and clinicians in an ever expanding range of medical disciplines.
Birgit Kumbrink, founder and medical director of the international K-Taping Academy, based in Dortmund, Germany, has been a K-Taping instructor for many years and is one of the most experienced users and teachers of the treatment method internationally. Birgit Kumbrink has written many articles about K-Taping for the medical press and ...
Title:K-Taping: An Illustrated Guide - Basics - Techniques - IndicationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pagesPublished:November 17, 2011Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642129315

ISBN - 13:9783642129315

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Table of Contents

1 The K-Taping Method.- 2 The four application techniques.- 3 Muscle Applications.- 4 Ligament applications.- 5 Corrective applications.- 6 Applications for Specific Indications.- 7 Lymphatic Applications