Does correcting position and increasing sensorial input of the foot and ankle with Kinesio Taping improve balance in stroke patients?

YAZICI G., GÜÇLÜ GÜNDÜZ A., Bayraktar D., AKSOY S. , NAZLIEL B., KILINÇ M. , ...Daha Fazla

NEUROREHABILITATION, cilt.36, sa.3, ss.345-353, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 36 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3233/nre-151223
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.345-353


BACKGROUND: We thought that the application of Kinesio Tape (KT) on the foot and ankle in stroke patients may improve the quality of somatosensory information and may activate ankle muscles which have an important role in postural control and that ultimately balance could be improved in stroke patients.