Kinesio Taping® is not better than placebo in reducing pain and disability in patients with chronic non-specific low back pain: a randomized controlled trial

@inproceedings{Luz2015KinesioTI,
  title={Kinesio Taping® is not better than placebo in reducing pain
and disability in patients with chronic non-specific low back pain: a randomized
controlled trial},
  author={Maur{\'i}cio Ant{\^o}nio da Luz and Manoel V. Sousa and Luciana A. F. S. Neves and Aline A. C. Cezar and Leonardo O. P. Costa},
  booktitle={Brazilian journal of physical therapy},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Kinesio Taping® has been widely used in clinical practice. However, it is unknown whether this type of tape is more effective than placebo taping in patients with chronic lower back pain. OBJECTIVE To compare the effectiveness of Kinesio Taping® in patients with chronic non-specific low back pain against a placebo tape and a control group. METHOD This is a 3-arm, randomized controlled trial with a blinded assessor. Sixty patients with chronic non-specific low back pain were… CONTINUE READING
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