Table 2—

Correlations between NQT and the peripheral nerve function tests in the diabetic patients studied

rnP
Lower limbs
    Warm perception threshold (Medoc TSA)0.618185<0.001
    Cold perception threshold (Medoc TSA)0.529184<0.001
    Peroneal MNCV−0.410179<0.001
    Sural SNCV−0.441177<0.001
    Malleolar VPT (Vibrameter)0.308179<0.001
    Malleolar VPT (tuning fork)−0.358157<0.001
Upper limbs
    Warm perception threshold (Medoc TSA)0.259185<0.001
    Cold perception threshold (Medoc TSA)0.1881850.010
    Median MNCV−0.2031790.006
    Median SNCV−0.2201760.003
    Metacarpal VPT (Vibrameter)0.1871800.012