Field evaluation and management of non-battle related knee and ankle injuries by the advanced tactical practitioner (ATP) in the austere environment--Part Two.

@article{Hammesfahr2009FieldEA,
  title={Field evaluation and management of non-battle related knee and ankle injuries by the advanced tactical practitioner (ATP) in the austere environment--Part Two.},
  author={J F Rick Hammesfahr},
  journal={Journal of special operations medicine : a peer reviewed journal for SOF medical professionals},
  year={2009},
  volume={9 2},
  pages={2-12}
}
2 KNEE LIGAMENT TAPING Knee taping is a good tool for the ATP to have in his rucksack treatment categories. By using standard adhesive tape applied directly to the skin, or by using duct tape, it is possible to tape the knee so that the knee and the damaged ligaments are supported. In addition, the taping will also restrict the motion of the knee joint… CONTINUE READING