Thursday January 18th 2018

Neuromuscular taping versus sham therapy on muscular strength and motor performance in multiple sclerosis patients.

CONCLUSIONS: In this single-blind randomized controlled trial, NT seemed to increase strength in leg muscles, compared to a sham device, in RR MS patients. Further studies are needed to consider this therapy as a complement to classic physical therapy. Implications for Rehabilitation Neuromuscular taping (NT) in multiple sclerosis: NT is well tolerated by multiple sclerosis patients and should be a complement to classic physical therapy. This technique normalizes muscular function, strengthens weakened muscles and assists the postural alignment. PMID: 25893397 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher] (Source: Disability and Rehabilitation)

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Neuromuscular taping versus sham therapy on muscular strength and motor performance in multiple sclerosis patients.

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