Simple questionnaire to learn more about your nerve health

The Nervous System allows us to perceive, comprehend and respond to the world around us. When our nerves are impaired or damaged, we may experience symptoms such as:

Simple questionnaire for neuropathic pain 1,2
Yes No
1. Did the pain feel like pins and needles? +1 0
2. Did the pain feel hot/burning? +1 0
3. Did the pain feel numb? +1 0
4. Did the pain feel like electrical shocks? +1 0
5. Is the pain made worse with the touch of clothing or bedsheets? +1 0
6. Is the pain limited to your joints? -1 0
  1. Chan A. et al. Validation study of the Chinese Identification Pain Questionnaire for neuropathic pain. HKMJ. 2011;17:297-300.
  2. ECKeliFD Neuropathic Pain evaluation tools. RevDOr 2016;17: S20-S22