Medical equipment

Digital Thermometer

Digital thermometer

Digital Thermometer (Safety thermometer) has a built-in sensor, thermometer determines the number of indicators and displays them on the display, which is equipped with the thermometer. With home electronic thermometer safe temperature measurement is fast and simple.

The principle of operation of the thermometer is recording the changes of electrical resistance of a conductor and convert it to a numeric value, demonstrate safe electronic thermometer. The method of operation determines the price of the device.

Electronic thermometer monitors temperature fluctuations; when the figures are stabilizing, the thermometer beeps and the digital display shows the results. The procedure depends on the method of measurement: using the e-safe thermometer to determine the temperature in the armpit, orally and rectally.

The digital thermometer operates through the contact method, as the mercury thermometer. To obtain accurate results, it is necessary to ensure close contact of the electronic thermometer with the human body. The price is set in accordance with all peculiarities of operation.

Electronic Thermometers: advantages

Modern medicine offers various type thermometers (thermometers for home use): mercury thermometer, digital thermometer, infrared thermometer. Before buying a special medical thermometer, you need to take a responsible approach to the choice of thermometer: in this case, the price plays a very important role.

Electronic thermometers are gradually replacing the use of other types of thermometers thanks to the following features:

  • Electronic thermometers - advantagesthe special digital thermometer is completely safe: it is impossible to break, and it does not contain substances that negatively affect children’s health;
  • short term manipulation: electronic thermometers determine the temperature for 1-3 minutes
  • built-in memory: digital thermometer stores the information about the previous measurements, this thermometer is easy to keep a record of temperature fluctuations;
  • backlight: some electronic thermometers are equipped with devices allowing them to use medical thermometer safely in the dark;
  • electronic thermometer turns off automatically, with this thermometer it is possible to significantly save energy;
  • the ratio of “price-quality”: secure digital thermometer (electronic thermometer home) is more expensive than mercury, but this price is due to the presence of a number of advantages of the electronic thermometer before analog.

Using electronic thermometers in the home should adhere to the guidance on the application of the thermometer to get accurate results. It is also necessary to remember and about other possible features of operation. For example, some models of electronic thermometers are not amenable to disinfection and cleaning. Such nuances affect the price of the devices.

Another feature of the application of modern thermometers is the need for regular battery replacement. Special digital thermometer (electronic thermometer safe) needs a constant power supply. And though conventional battery lasts for 3-4 years of operation of the thermometer, it is best to have a spare set. The price may depend on such insignificant factor.

Video: Digital Thermometer – How to Use

Reviewed by the QSota Medical Advisory Board