|作者：||Leng Fu-Yu, Yang Zhu, Long Feng-Xi, Luo Li, Wu Wen-Yu, Tang Dong-Xin|
1Guiyang College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Guiyang, 550001, China.
2Guihang Guiyang Hospital, Guiyang, 550001, China.
3First Affiliated Hospital of Guiyang College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Tumor Inheritance and Scientific and Technological Innovation Talents Base of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Guizhou Province), Guiyang, 550001, China.
|刊名：||TMR Non-Drug Therapy, 2019, Vol.2 (2), pp.36-41|
|来源数据库：||TMR publishing group|
|原始语种摘要：||HighlightsKinesio tape has the advantages of convenient use, short operation time without affecting the mobility of limb, long curative effects and less side-effects and good patient's compliance. It is a new treatment for patients with lymphedema after breast cancer surgery.(#br)Editor’s SummaryThis paper analyzes the effects of Kinesio tape on breast cancer postoperative lymphedema, which will provide evidences for its clinical effects on lymphedema limbs. Kinesio tape has the advantages of short cure period, no pain, not easy to be repeated, economical, convenient and easy to operate, without any effects on limbs mobility. Kinesio taping has become a very popular treatment for several health conditions over the last decade. However, when choosing intramuscular patch to treat lymphedema... after breast cancer surgery, strict screening should be carried out to prevent adverse effects caused by inferior products from aggravating diseases.(#br)AbstractThe Kinesio tape, originally developed by Dr. Kenzo Kase, a Japanese chiropractor, was used for pain of joint and muscle. The elastic tape is capable of stretching up to 130-140% of its resting static length ensuring free mobility of the applied muscle or joint. It is claimed that Kinesio tape supports injured muscles and joints and helps relieve pain by lifting the skin and allowing improved blood and lymph flow. Therefore, Kinesio Taping has become a very popular treatment for several health conditions over the last decade. Nowadays, lymphatic drainage is a new function of Kinesio taping in the field of physical therapy. This article explores the application of Kinesio tape in breast cancer-related lymphedema in order to provide a new treatment for patients with lymphedema after breast cancer surgery.(#br)|