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asked in category: General Last Updated: 8th January, 2020

What is rigid strapping tape?

Rigid Strapping Tape. Elastoplast Rigid Strapping Tape is a robust supportive tape that stabilises joints during vigorous physical activity in all conditions. Restricts the movement of ligaments, tendons and joints to prevent injury or re-injury under high-stress conditions.

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Just so, how do you use rigid strapping tape?

How to apply rigid strapping tape

  1. Prepare skin. For best adhesion, your skin should be dry and clean.
  2. Measure tape for efficient use. Peel your piece of rigid tape off the roll and test the length with the non-adhesive side before cutting.
  3. Cut or tear piece of tape. Remove length from roll before application.
  4. Bend joints.
  5. Apply.
  6. Reinforce.

Also, what is Leukotape P used for? Leukotape P. Leukotape P has been specifically designed for knee taping to help prevent and treat patella femoral Pain. When applied properly, Leukotape P restricts the movement of ligaments, tendons and joints to prevent further stress and rubbing in the knee. Also found to be effective for shoulder strapping.

Moreover, what is the difference between athletic tape and Kinesio tape?

Traditional athletic tape is thick and non-elastic. It can retain moisture for extended periods of time, which can cause skin irritation if not removed quickly. Kinesiology tape, on the other hand, is thin and stretchy, with properties almost identical to human skin.

What is Leukotape P?

Leukotape® P is a high strength, rigid strapping tape, with a very strong, zinc oxide adhesive. It is porous and hand-tearable, yet offers extra strong support for sprains and strains. Ideal for patellofemoral taping. Use in conjunction with Cover Roll Stretch.

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