PrefaceAcknowledgmentsChapter 1. Introduction to Taping and Bracing-Anatomy As the Foundation to Taping and Bracing -Role of Taping and Bracing-Knowing the Sport, Athlete, and Injury-Preparing for Taping-Applying and Removing TapeChapter 2. The Foot, Ankle, and Leg -Ankle Sprains-Achilles Tendon Strains and Tendinitis-Arch Strains and Plantar Fasciitis-Morton's Neuroma-Great-Toe Sprains-Heel Contusions-Shin Splints-Foot OrthoticsChapter 3. The Knee-Collateral and Cruciate Ligament Sprains-Knee Braces-Knee Hyperextension-Patellofemoral Joint PainChapter 4. The Thigh, Hip, and Pelvis-Hip Strains-Thigh Strains-Hip and Thigh ContusionsChapter 5. The Shoulder and Arm-Acromioclavicular Joint Sprains-Glenohumeral Sprains-Arm ContusionsChapter 6. The Elbow and Forearm-Elbow Sprains-Elbow Hyperextension-Epicondylitis of the HumerusChapter 7. The Wrist and Hand-Wrist Sprains-Thumb Sprains-Finger Sprains-Tendon Ruptures and AvulsionsGlossarySuggested ReadingsAbout the Author
David Perrin was director of the undergraduate athletic training programme at the University of Pittsburgh from 1979-1986 and programme director of graduate athletic training at the University of Virginia from 1986-2001. He was also editor-in-chief of the Journal of Athletic Training from 1996 to 2004 and the founding editor of the Journal of Sport Rehabilitation.
"The strengths of the text are its stepwise instruction of
application of taping procedures and the use of primal pictures
"Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy"
"Stands out as the best of its kind, with its emphasis on mastering the anatomy of the human body, clear illustrations, and presentation of stretching and strengthening techniques to limit the athlete's dependence on the artificial assistance of taping and bracing."
"Choice" (review of first edition)