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NPTE Clinical Files

Sep 19, 2018

Tim presents to physical therapy for functional decline and poor blood sugar control. The patient has multiple pressure ulcers but is unable to sense their presence.

The physical therapist is challenged with determining which type of monofilament would confirm the patient's sensory impairment.

How well do you know your monofilaments? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about diminished sensation.

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