E.5. Upper Thoracic Spine Tape

Add a piece of tape horizontally on the upper thoracic spine

Indications
-To maintain a good posture en speed up recovery after treatment upper thoracic spine
-Can be useful to make end range neck-rotations symptomless

IMPORTANT information and notes:
  • To avoid skin irritation use a commercial underwrap to protect the skin from friction and chafing.
  • Use non-stretch sports tape (50 mm) with underwrap (to avoid skin reaction)  
  • Never leave the tape more than 48 hours
  • If there is any irritation remove the tape immediately.
  • Ensure that after taping the provocative movement is less painful and ROM is improved.
  • Ensure NO PAIN, no discomfort