Infrared ear thermometry in the critically ill patient.

  • publication
  • 15-07-2005

León C, Rodríguez A, Fernández A, Flores L. J Crit Care 2005 Mar;20(1):106-10. S0883944104001364. 10.1016/j.jcrc.2004.08.011.

The purpose of this clinical study was to determine the accuracy of infrared tympanic membrane thermometry compared to axillary temperature (tempAx) for detecting body temperature reliably in critically ill patients in the daily practice.

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