Pulley Injuries in Rock Climbers: Hand Therapy Clinical Application
New techniques using either taping and/or a custom fabricated pulley ring are recommended by these authors to treat pulley injuries in rock climbers. Either technique provides support to the injured pulley and allows rock climbers to continue their meaningful activity while the pulley heals.
Algari, L., & Moschetto, M. (2018). Pulley injuries in rock climbers: Hand therapy clinical application. Journal of Hand Therapy, 31(3), 416-420. doi: 10.1016/j.jht.2017.05.019.
Journal of Hand Therapy
At the time this article was written Matthew Moschetto was a graduate student in the Department of Occupational Therapy in the College of Health Professions at Sacred Heart University.
Epub 2017 Oct 16.