Visit our Evidence-Based Covid-19 Website and Stay Up to Date with the latest Research.
Volume:6 Issue:6 Number:11 ISSN#:2563-5476
Author Verified
ACE Report #10261
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

Assessment of tape intervention in addition to physical therapy for subacromial impingement

Study Type:Meta-analysis/Systematic Review
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Does taping in addition to physiotherapy improve the outcomes in subacromial impingement syndrome? A systematic review

Physiother Theory Pract. 2018 Apr;34(4):251-263

Contributing Authors: I Saracoglu Y Emuk F Taspinar

Did you know you're eligible to earn 0.5 CME credits for reading this report? Click Here


Four studies - three randomized trials and one nonrandomized trial - which investigated the effect of the addition of taping to physiotherapy versus physiotherapy alone in the treatment of subacromial impingement were included in this systematic review. Due to clinical heterogeneity, a meta-analysis was unable to be performed. For most outcome measures, including pain at rest, pain on movement, pa...

To view the full report, start your 30-day free trial today

No credit card required

JOIN Forgot Password?

Not sure if you want to join OrthoEvidence?

Access this report without an Account.

Success, an email containing a link to access this report has been sent to your inbox.

CME Image

Continuing Medical Education Credits

You could be earning 0.5 CME credits for each report you read.


Please Login or Join to leave comments.