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Clinical Evaluation of NIR (Non-Invasive Infrared) Thermometer Performance (NIR)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Medisim Ltd Identifier:
First received: September 25, 2008
Last updated: April 19, 2012
Last verified: August 2008
The study is conducted in order to evaluate the performance of the NIT thrmometer by comparing the predictive measurement to equilibrium measurement and to make a final tuning to the thermometer algorithm.

Condition Intervention
Elevated Temperature Device: NIR

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective

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Further study details as provided by Medisim Ltd:

Estimated Enrollment: 500
Study Start Date: December 2008
Study Completion Date: March 2010
Primary Completion Date: March 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
With fever Device: NIR
Without fever Device: NIR


Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
500 patients from both genders, 0-18 years old

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Children 0-18 years old, with or without fever that arrive at the unit of emergency medicine in Schneider medical center.
  • An informed Consent was signed by the patient or his guardian.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • The medical stuff decides that the patient can't participate.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00760422

Schneider Children's Medical Center of Israel
Petah Tikva, Israel, 49202
Sponsors and Collaborators
Medisim Ltd
  More Information

Responsible Party: Medisim Ltd Identifier: NCT00760422     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 26-115-25
Study First Received: September 25, 2008
Last Updated: April 19, 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Body Temperature Changes
Signs and Symptoms processed this record on June 23, 2017