Mobilization should only be performed under the guidance of a licensed professional physical therapist.
This video illustrates how to mobilize the patella prior to kinesio taping.
Kinesio taping should only be performed under the guidance of a licensed professional physical therapist.
This video illustrates the proper taping of a patella that is tracking improperly.
Kinesio tape provides greater control of a patella exhibiting improper lateral movement where the patella is 'tilted' or has 'glided' toward the outside of the leg. Patella mobilization should be performed prior to kinesio taping.
Helen Pratt, B.S., P.T.
" Functional anatomy and movement sciences are endlessly fascinating to me and I love learning new and emerging techniques. But even more than that, I love working with my patients, who make every treatment session a blessing and an honor. "
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