Covidien / Kendall Athletic Tape is a thinner, lighter, with a less irritating adhesive. Easy to tear for quick application. Available in various sizes and roll lengths.
Injury Prevention: Covidien / Kendall Athletic Tapes are recognized as one of the top preventative measures for reduction of injuries in collision sports.These injuries often occur as a result of extrinsic factors such as collision with other players or equipment. Tapes have also been shown to reduce the severity in injuries, as well as the occurrence of injury in most sports.
Injury Management: Tape is often applied to manage symptoms of chronic injuries such as medial tibial stress syndrome (or shin splints), patella-femoral syndrome, and turf-toe. Athletic tape can be applied to ease pain symptoms as well. Taping along the nerve tract of irritated or inflamed tissue can shorten the inflamed region and reduce pain.