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Temporal Artery Thermometer

*Offer expires December 31, 2017. TAT-5000 and TAT-2000C models included. Limited to Pediatricians & Family Practitioners

clinical-studies-btnoffer-text-smallIncludes TAT-5000 Hospital Model,
TAT-2000C Consumer Model,
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TAT-5000


Hospital Model
Lifetime Warranty
Regular $425
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TAT-2000C


Consumer Model
New Smart Glow Features
Regular retail $50
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Educational Pamphlets
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Available at no charge
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Clinical Studies

Makes Rectal Thermometers Unnecessary

  1. Bahorski J, Repasky T, Ranner D, Fields A, Jackson M, Moultry L, Pierce K, Sandell M (Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare). Temperature measurement in pediatrics: a comparison of the rectal method versus the temporal artery method. In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 24 February 2011, Journal of Pediatric Nursing (2011).
  2. Batra P, Goyal S. Comparison of rectal, axillary, tympanic, and temporal artery thermometry in the pediatric emergency room. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013 Jan;29(1):63-6. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e31827b5427.
  3. Batra P, Saha A, Faridi MM. Thermometry in children. J Emerg Trauma Shock. 2012 Jul;5(3):246-9.
  4. Carr EA, Wilmoth ML, Eliades AB, Baker PJ, Shelestak D, Heisroth KL, Stoner KH (Akron Children's Hospital). Comparison of Temporal Artery to Rectal Temperature Measurements in Children Up to 24 Months, Journal of Pediatric Nursing, In Press, [Epub ahead of print], Jan 25, 2010.
  5. Gunawan M, Soetjiningsih I ( Udayana University, Sanglah Hospital, Denpasar, Indonesia). Comparison of the accuracy of body temperature measurements with temporal artery thermometer and axillary mercury thermometer in term newborns. Paediatr Indones, Vol. 50, No. 2, March 2010.
  6. Kemp, C. (2013). Temporal artery thermometers may rival rectal thermometers in ED. AAP News, 34(4).
  7. Reynolds M, et al. Are temporal artery temperatures accurate enough to replace rectal temperature measurement in pediatric ED patients? J Emerg Nurs. 2012 Nov 8. pii: S0099-1767(12)00329-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jen.2012.07.007. [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Titus MO, Hulsey T, Heckman J, Losek JD (Medical University of South Carolina and Children's Hospital). Temporal artery thermometry utilization in pediatric emergency care. Clinical Pediatrics, Mar 2009; vol. 48: pp. 190 – 193.

 

Accuracy Proven for All Ages (Studies including premature neonates to infants younger than 3 months)

  1. Batra P, Saha A, Faridi MM. Thermometry in children. J Emerg Trauma Shock. 2012 Jul;5(3):246-9.
  2. Burdjalov et al. Non-Invasive infrared temperature assessment of the temporal artery for core temperature determination in premature neonates. American Pediatric Society and the Society for Pediatric Research, 5/1/2001
  3. Carr et al. Comparison of Temporal Artery to Rectal Temperature Measurements in Children Up to 24 Months, J of Ped Nursing (2011) 26, 179–185
  4. Gunawan et al. Comparison of the accuracy of body temperature measurements with temporal artery thermometer and axillary mercury thermometer in term newborns. Paediatr Indones, 50 (2) 2010.
  5. Haddad et al. Comparison of temporal artery and axillary temperatures in healthy newborns. JOGNN, 41, 383-388; 2012.
  6. Lee et al. Accuracy of temporal artery thermometry in neonatal intensive care infants. Adv Neonatal Care, 11(1) 62-70, 2011.
  7. Reynolds M, et al. Are temporal artery temperatures accurate enough to replace rectal temperature measurement in pediatric ED patients? J Emerg Nurs. 2012 Nov 8. pii: S0099-1767(12)00329-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jen.2012.07.007. [Epub ahead of print]

 

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