Tape affects the CNS
It helps with the pain due to the Pain Gait Theory.
Reduces pressure on pain receptors
Increases fluid dynamics.
Increase speed and healing
1. Pre Load – stretch out the muscle
2. Stabilize – 25% stretch – Surround area site
3 . Decompression -%50 stretch reduce pan most effective..Pain and edema control.
Find where the scar is most restrictive, apply in the direction you want to mobilize
Put patient in correct posture then tape