This 152-page book focuses on 46 of the most frequently-applied taping and bracing procedures for properly treating athletic injuries. It also covers kinesiology taping, a unique method that relieves pain without limiting range of motion.
More than 480 full-color photos and anatomical illustrations guide readers through mechanisms of injury and basic techniques for major joints and body regions. Students and professionals alike can use it as a point of reference in their studies or in their everyday work as a coach or trainer. Additional online resources available with the book.
Author David H. Perrin is The Dean of the College of Health and Professor of Exercise and Sport Science at the University of Utah. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine, The National Athletic Trainers' Association, the National Academy of Kinesiology, and is a Founding Member of the Board of Directors of the American Kinesiology Association. Readers will greatly benefit from his insights into taping and bracing.