(1). Monofilament Test (Test of touch sensation)
1.Fully extend the monofilament slowly by sliding the button to the
end of Neuro- Testing Pen until it is firmed in the end of slot.
2.Prepare the patient for test, hold the monofilament in position
for 1-2 seconds before removing, and the monofilament is calibrated
to bend at 10g of force. Then observe and ask the patient feeling
situation, If there is no touch sensation, it is verified the
patient loss of sensation in this position.
3.Monofilaments lose will lose their accuracy if used regularly
after 100uses. The workers should be replace the monofilament or
Neuropathy Testing Pen, they can also contact directly manufacturer
(2).Neurotip test (Assessing sharpness sensation)
1.Take off the cap, make use alcohol wipe to clean the neurotip.
2.Put the sterile neurotip on neuropathic parts of patients, press
the neurotip until the button of press gauge arrive 40g marker,
then ask the patient whether if they have sharpness pain, if they
have any sensation, it is verified they have loss sensation serious
in this part.