The validity of mass body temperature screening with ear thermometers in a warm thermal environment.

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Identification of people who have a fever in public places during the occurrence of emerging infectious diseases is essential for controlling disease spread. The measurement of body temperature could identify infected persons. The environment affects body temperature, but little is known about the validity of measurements under different thermal… (More)

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@article{Suzuki2010TheVO, title={The validity of mass body temperature screening with ear thermometers in a warm thermal environment.}, author={Tatsuhiko Suzuki and Koji Wada and Yuko Wada and Hideaki Kagitani and Tetsuya Arioka and Koji Maeda and Kenichi Kida}, journal={The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine}, year={2010}, volume={222 2}, pages={89-95} }