All the research articles I've seen on KT tape say that it got results, but there was no evidence that what it achieved was any better than standard tape at a fraction of the cost.
I went up to the KT tape stand at the VLM expo and asked if they had any research underway or that I hadn't come across. Someone working on the stand with "physio" on his top said that a colleague had sent him some via email, but when I asked him if he could forward the findings to me he suddenly seemed to have lost it. He said he wasn't really into reading research, which surprised me as part of working as a physio is keeping up with the latest research - it's considered part of your professional responsibility.
I'm always open to new research findings, but I found the guy on their stand less than convincing.
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