A pocket-sized disposable device for testing the integrity of sensation in the outpatient setting Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diabetic Foot
  • Outpatients
  • Vibration

abstract

  • These two simple and efficient tests are easy to teach, reliable and can be used in any setting, and neither requires an external power source. We conclude that both the VibraTip and the Ipswich Touch Test are reliable and sensitive tests for identifying the 'high-risk' foot.

publication date

  • December 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-5491.2012.03730.x

PubMed ID

  • 22672290

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1550

end page

  • 2

volume

  • 29

number

  • 12