Accuracy of Peripheral Thermometers for Estimating Temperature

@article{Niven2015AccuracyOP,
  title={Accuracy of Peripheral Thermometers for Estimating Temperature},
  author={Daniel J. Niven and Jonathan E Gaudet and Kevin B. Laupland and Kelly J Mrklas and Derek J. Roberts and Henry Thomas Stelfox},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={163},
  pages={768-777}
}
Abnormalities in body temperature (that is, fever and hypothermia) are common (14). Such abnormalities are components of diagnostic criteria for certain disorders (58), influence clinical management decisions (9, 10), and are associated with increased mortality in certain patient populations (11, 12). For most adult and pediatric populations, fever is defined as a body temperature of 38.0C or higher (1315); this definition can vary according to certain patient characteristics (for example… 
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