The kinesiotaping or neuromuscular bandage consists of applying an elastic adhesive bandage with different uses; muscle, tendon, ligament and joint sports used to treat diseases and other physical disorders.
Other applications less known outside sports are used to treat musculoskeletal disorders such as cervical pain, lumbago, knee osteoarthritis, kyphosis… The same apply to the circulatory disorders, lymphedema, post-traumatic edema .. .
The application of the band is to facilitate or inhibit muscle work depending on whether the contracture is acute or chronic. It relaxes the muscle fascia overlying the vascular and nervous facilitating exchange.
In the aspect articular band it is used to achieve greater and more correct joint movement, increased proprioceptive ability and pain reduction.
Esgince cervical, knee varus valgus, patellar chondropathy, anteriolistesis L5…
In Ocean this technique is used in the treatment protocol manual therapies.