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Temperature Measurement Using a Non Invasive Device

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified April 2012 by Medisim Ltd.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Medisim Ltd Identifier:
First received: April 22, 2012
Last updated: April 24, 2012
Last verified: April 2012

Main study objectives:

  1. To compare the temperature measured using Medisim's thermometers to the temperature measured using mercury or equivalent reference thermometers.
  2. To develop more accurate algorithms for measuring on the forehead as well as behind the ear.
  3. To test the difference between various forehead measurement locations in order to allow more convenient measuring that is not depended on the exact location.

Body Temperature Measurement

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Medisim Ltd:

Estimated Enrollment: 500
Study Start Date: May 2012

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Non-blinded, randomized study format. Study population includes 500 patients at all ages and from both genders.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients arriving to the emergency room
  • A signed consent by the patient or the guardian.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • The medical staff decides that patient is not allowed to participate.
  • The patient refuses to participate.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01584401

Schneider Children's Medical Center of Israel Not yet recruiting
Petah Tikva, Israel, 49100
Contact: Nava Matityahu    972-3-9253661   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Medisim Ltd
Principal Investigator: Yehezkel Weissman, Proffessor Schneider Children's Medical Center, Israel
  More Information

Responsible Party: Medisim Ltd Identifier: NCT01584401     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0295-11-RMC
Study First Received: April 22, 2012
Last Updated: April 24, 2012

Keywords provided by Medisim Ltd:
Body temperature
Non invasive
Medisim's non invasive thermometers processed this record on August 18, 2017