The only dual function screening device with replaceable monofilaments.
Foot ulceration causes considerable morbidity among patients with
diabetes mellitus and the amputation of a foot or leg remains its most
Peripheral neuropathy cannot be excluded
without regular foot screening in conjunction with symptomatic and
clinical assessments. Neuropen is an effective aid to this screening
programme, meeting and exceeding current practices by being the first
dual purpose, pocket size device designed to provide a safe and reliable
Dual purpose Neuropen:
test (1) for assessing reduced sensation to sharpness/ pain in small
nerve fibres. The calibrated spring mechanism (2) exerts a force of 40g
to help assess patients
Monofilament test (3) for assessing protective touch/pressure sensation in large nerve fibres.