Table 3—

Number of normal or abnormal nerve function tests in the lower limbs according to normal or abnormal NQTs in diabetic patients with polyneuropathy

NeuroQuick (+3 SD)
Total
NormalAbnormal
Foot warm TPT
    Normal26 (21)42 (34)*68
    Abnormal6 (5)51 (41)57
    Total3293125
Foot cold TPT
    Normal18 (14)40 (32)*58
    Abnormal14 (11)53 (42)67
    Total3293125
Tip Therm
    Normal29 (23)58 (47)*87
    Abnormal3 (2)34 (27)37
    Total3292124
Tuning fork malleolar
    Normal15 (14)31 (29)*46
    Abnormal11 (10)50 (47)61
    Total2681107
Malleolar VPT
    Normal14 (12)19 (16)33
    Abnormal16 (13)70 (59)86
    Total3089119
Peroneal MNCV
    Normal9 (7)14 (12)23
    Abnormal23 (19)76 (62)99
    Total3290122
Sural SNCV
    Normal8 (7)13 (11)21
    Abnormal23 (19)77 (64)100
    Total3190121
  • Data are n (%) unless otherwise indicated.

  • *

    * P < 0.05.