Does Kinesio Taping of the Knee Improve Pain and Functionality in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis? A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial


Mutlu E. K. , Mustafaoglu R., Birinci T., Ozdincler A. R.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION, vol.96, no.1, pp.25-33, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 96 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/phm.0000000000000520
  • Journal Name: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.25-33

Abstract

Objective: This study investigated the effect of Kinesio taping on the functionality, pain, range of motion (ROM), and muscle strength in patients with knee osteoarthritis compared with a placebo Kinesio tape (KT) application.