5 Valuable Ways To Use An Elastic Tape For Sports Injuries

5 Valuable Ways To Use An Elastic Tape For Sports Injuries

In this article, we will present five ways to use an elastic tape for sports injuries of various types. Generally speaking elastic tapes for sports injuries come in 2 forms – light and heavy (or robust). In the next section, we will briefly describe these two variations and outline their similarities and differences. We shall…

Cohesive Bandage Wraps: 5 Useful Applications In Healthcare

Cohesive Bandage Wraps: 5 Useful Applications In Healthcare

In this article, we describe what cohesive bandage wraps are and how they are used in healthcare generally and sports medicine in particular. What Are Cohesive Bandage Wraps? Cohesive bandage wraps are bandages made from material that will stick only to itself. This is in contrast to adhesive wraps, which stick not only to themselves…

Cohesive Tape vs Athletic Tape: 5 Important Differences

Cohesive Tape vs Athletic Tape: 5 Important Differences

In this article, we explain 5 significant differences of cohesive tape vs athletic tape as used in sports medicine. We will then go on to explain how these differences lead to differences in how these two types of tape are used in sports medicine. Cohesive tape has grown significantly in popularity during the past few…

5 Valuable Cohesive Bandage Uses In Injury Treatment

5 Valuable Cohesive Bandage Uses In Injury Treatment

In this post, we will describe 5 cohesive bandage uses in injury treatment that may be new to you. We hope that this information will be useful in assisting you to make full use of your investment in these bandages. What Are Cohesive Bandages? Cohesive bandages (such as DynaPro SelfWrap), also known as self-adhesive or…

Light Elastic Bandages: 3 Important Advantages & Disadvantages Of Using Them

Light Elastic Bandages: 3 Important Advantages & Disadvantages Of Using Them

In this article, we will discuss the use of light elastic bandages in sports medicine and then list 3 important advantages and disadvantages of using these bandages to treat sports injuries. Light elastic bandages can be either cohesive (adhering to itself) or adhesive (adhering to dissimilar substances). In this article, we will be focusing on…

Hot and Cold Compresses: 10 Important Advantages & Disadvantages of Their Use

Hot and Cold Compresses: 10 Important Advantages & Disadvantages of Their Use

In this article, we will describe how dual use hot and cold compresses work. We will then go on to describe some of the key advantages and disadvantages of their use. How Do Hot and Cold Compresses Work? Dual-use hot and cold compresses, also known as hot/cold packs or gel packs, are therapeutic devices designed…

4 Injuries Treatable With Easy Tear Athletic Tape

4 Injuries Treatable With Easy Tear Athletic Tape

Easy tear athletic tape (e.g. DynaPro Stretchlight Tape) is a versatile and essential tool in sports medicine, offering athletes a convenient and effective method for treating and preventing injuries. This type of tape is specifically designed with perforations, allowing it to be easily torn by hand without the need for scissors. It is also highly…

5 Important Cohesive Bandage Applications

5 Important Cohesive Bandage Applications

In this article, we will first discuss the reasons for the growth in popularity of cohesive bandages. We will then explore five effective applications for these bandages in healthcare settings. Cohesive bandages, also known as self-adherent bandages or wraps, are versatile and highly useful medical tools that provide excellent support and compression. These bandages adhere…

3 Interesting Reasons Why Athletes Wear Tape

3 Interesting Reasons Why Athletes Wear Tape

In this article we will present 3 possibly surprising reasons why athletes wear tape. Many sports fans watching high profile athletic events on television have become used to the sight of the athletes wearing various types and colours of athletic tape. In sports such as beach volleyball, wearing tape has become more or less standard…