Exergen News

  • All
  • Industrial
  • Medical
  • Uncategorized

SuperChikk Blog features Exergen Temporal Thermometer

The SuperChikk Blog posted their review and giveaway of the Exergen Temporal Thermometer on their website which you can read here: http://superchikk.blogspot.com/2010/01/works-for-me-wednesday-temporal.html
Read More »

Exergen TemporalScanner Sponsors ‘Game Time Temperature' for NFL and College Bowl Games

WATERTOWN, Mass., Dec 23, 2009 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ ----To strengthen awareness of its TemporalScanner(TM) Temporal Artery Thermometer during flu season, Exergen® Corporation has introduced sponsorship of "game-time temperature" for national radio broadcasts of NFL games and the upcoming College Bowl football games. The "Exergen Game-Time Temperature" promotion is the first...
Read More »

Exergen Temporal Thermometer Named One of the Smartest Products of the Decade

Innovative Forehead Thermometer Takes Accurate Temperature With a Gentle Forehead Scan The Exergen TemporalScanner, a breakthrough innovation in medical thermometry, was selected last week as one of 24 “Smartest Products of the Decade” by Inc. magazine, which stated, “These products revolutionized the way we spend our time -- technologically, culturally,...
Read More »

H1N1 and Mass Screening for Fever

On June 11, 2009, Dr. Margaret Chan, Director General of the World Health Organization, raised the level of influenza pandemic alert from phase 5 to phase 6, and declared: “The world is now at the start of the 2009 influenza pandemic.” The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...
Read More »

Exergen TemporalScanner Effective in Detecting Fevers in Children Aged 1-4 Years, Study Finds

WATERTOWN, Mass., Nov 16, 2009 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- "Temporal artery thermometry is an effective screening tool in identifying fever in children one to four years of age," according to a recent study published in the journal Clinical Pediatrics. The study investigated the sensitivity and specificity of scanning the forehead...
Read More »

Green Cash Flow

How does manufacturer-financed new technologyincreaseimmediatecashflowforcash-short hospitals? Francesco Pompei. First, a new technology must cost less and deliver improved patient care. In the current climate, unless both criteria are met, a new technology may not be a good deal for the hospital, or for the patient. Second, out-of-pocket cost of acquisition...
Read More »

Nurses Choose Exergen TemporalScanner™ Thermometer as ‘Most Valuable Product'…

Nurses Choose Exergen TemporalScanner™ Thermometer as 'Most Valuable Product' in Annual Industry Survey WATERTOWN, Mass., July 30 /PRNewswire/ ‐‐ Exergen Corporation's patented TemporalScanner™ Thermometer was selected by nurses as the 2009 Most Valuable Product in the annual survey by Therapy Times, the only all‐inclusive community Web site for therapeutic professionals...
Read More »

Non-Invasive Temporal Artery Thermometry: Physics, Physiology, and Clinical Accuracy

Francesco Pompei*a,b and Marybeth Pompeia a Exergen Corporation, 51 Water Street, Watertown, MA, USA 02472; b Dept. of Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA 02139 Download Full Article in PDF for here. ABSTRACT Temporal artery (TA) thermometry was developed in answer to requests by pediatricians for a replacement for: 1)...
Read More »

Members to Benefit from New Agreement Between Amerinet Choice and Exergen Corporation

Amerinet Choice, the private-label and sourcing program of Amerinet Inc., announces a new agreement with Exergen Corporation for temporal artery thermometry products. Effective April 1, 2009, through March 31, 2012, the contract offers Amerinet members significant savings on Exergen products. Exergen creates non-invasive temperature measurement devices providing lower cost, higher...
Read More »

Renewing the Oldest Vital Sign

Fever was known as a vital sign to ancient Egyptians at least 5000 years ago, using the hand as measuring instrument. Galileo invented the first thermometer 500 years ago. Carl Wunderlich, ‘Father of Clinical Thermometry,’proposed 98.6°F (37°C) as the mean normal temperature 140 years ago. Until very recently we have...
Read More »

Exergen Sues Kidz-Med and Others Over Thermometer Patents

Exergen Corporation, headquartered in Watertown, MA, has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court of Massachusetts against Kidz-Med Inc. of New Paltz, NY, American Scientific Resources, Inc. of Weston, FL, and Techni-Med S.R.L. of Italy, the suppliers of the Thermofocus thermometer, alleging that the defendants have infringed five US...
Read More »