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Clinical Study - Do prophylactic knee braces affect neuromuscular control and agility?

Updated: Sep 8, 2020

Objective: To evaluate the effects of neoprene sleeves (NSs) and prophylactic knee braces (PKBs) on neuromuscular control and cutting agility.

DARI's markerless motion-capture technology tracked subjects (1) without a brace as a control (2) with NSs and (3) with PKBs during single-leg drop vertical jump (SLDVJ), single-leg squat (SLS), Y-excursion, and cutting movements. Movements were recorded five times per bracing condition in three different sessions

The full article is linked below:

Clinical Application - Patient Bracing -
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