Ankle Taping Does Not Impair Performance in Jump or Balance Tests

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Abián-Vicén, Javier; Alegre, Luis M.; Fernández-Rodríguez, J. Manuel; Lara, Amador J.; Meana, Marta; Aguado, Xavier;
  • Publisher: Asist Group
  • Journal: Journal of Sports Science and Medicine (issn: 1303-2968)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3761903
  • Subject: GV557-1198.995 | Research Article | Sports | force platform | ground reaction forces | propioception | Sports medicine | RC1200-1245 | Biomechanics | center of pressure

This study aimed to investigate the influence of prophylactic ankle taping on two balance tests (static and dynamic balance) and one jump test, in the push off and the landing phase. Fifteen active young subjects (age: 21.0 ± 4.4 years) without previous ankle injuries v... View more
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