Comparing mercury-in-glass, tympanic and disposable thermometers in measuring body temperature in healthy young people


Khorshıd L., Eser I. , Zaybak A. , Yapucu U.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NURSING, cilt.14, ss.496-500, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

Özet

Aim and objectives. The aim of this study was to determine whether a disposable thermometer was at least as accurate as a tympanic thermometer when compared with a mercury-in-glass thermometer and to investigate the waiting periods of mercury-in-glass thermometers.