Mary Theresa Urbano

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
This study describes a clinical comparison of temperatures taken by rectal and axillary routes and by the Clinitemp II fever detector, which is a forehead-adhering strip that measures body temperature. Simultaneous temperatures were taken on a convenience sample of 70 ambulatory preschool children. Readings obtained by the Clinitemp II were found to be(More)
As a consequence of the increasing incidence and prevalence of HIV infection, preschools are seeking help in developing and implementing nondiscriminatory policies. Pediatric nurse practitioners are in an ideal position to provide leadership in adapting preschool programs to meet the special health care needs of these children.