Biothesiometry, a rapid, portable, and sensitive method of assessing VPTs, has been used on adolescents and adults to identify subclinical neuropathy and to monitor the progress of the disease. In adulthood, VPTs have been shown to be affected by increasing age and to be dependent on height .

Biothesiometry Vibrometer is a useful non-invasive tool for the detection of subclinical neuropathy in children and adolescents The Vibrometer is used as a research device in many neurological diseases.