Kinesiology taping can relieve pain, reduce inflammation and provide support for a wide variety of knee injuries and degenerative conditions. Rather than wrapping tightly around the knee like braces or traditional athletic tape, kinesiology tape is applied around the borders or directly over the affected muscles, joints or tendons. The elasticity of the tape allows it to be worn comfortably for several days, exerting its therapeutic effects the entire time it is worn. Because the effects are often felt immediately, many people find that they can continue with activities that previously limited them.
This items below are precut kinesiology taping products specifically designed to treat injuries and degenerative conditions of the knee. Although effective applications can be created from any type of kinesiology tape, many people prefer the simplicity and convenience of precut applications designed for specific parts of the body. Any of the products listed below can be used to relieve pain and accelerate recovery from a wide variety of injuries to the muscles, tendons, ligaments and bones surrounding the knee, including:
- Runners, jumpers or cyclists knee
- Quadriceps or patellar tendonitis
- Bursitis or arthritis of the knee
- Injuries to cartilage, meniscus, ligaments or tendons
- Recovery after knee surgery