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Akbas E, et al. 2011

The effects of additional kinesio taping over exercise in the treatment of patellofemoral pain syndrome.


Kinesiotape was applied on the VMO and quadriceps femoris to provide proprioceptive stimulation for muscle weakness (origin to insertion/muscle technique) and the VL, ITB/TFL and hamstring muscles were taped to relieve tightness (origin to insertion/muscle technique) and to allow natural patella movement in the femoral groove.

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