Clinical Accuracy of Tympanic Thermometer and Noncontact Infrared Skin Thermometer in Pediatric Practice An Alternative for Axillary Digital Thermometer

Apa H., Gozmen S., Bayram N., Catikoglu A., Devrim F., Karaarslan U., ...More

PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE, vol.29, no.9, pp.992-997, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/pec.0b013e3182a2d419
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.992-997
  • Keywords: temperature, infrared tympanic thermometer, forehead noncontact thermometers, axillary digital thermometer, TEMPERATURE-MEASUREMENTS, RECTAL TEMPERATURE, BODY-TEMPERATURE, FEVER, CHILDREN, GUIDELINE, INFANTS, ADULTS, OLDER
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Introduction: The aim of this study was to compare the body temperature measurements of infrared tympanic and forehead noncontact thermometers with the axillary digital thermometer.