Usefulness of Non-Contact Infrared Thermometer for Early Neonatal Period Using Bland-Altman Analysis

  • Saori SUGAWARA Department of Pediatrics, Dokkyo Medical University, Tochigi, Japan
  • George IMATAKA Department of Pediatrics, Dokkyo Medical University, Tochigi, Japan
  • Shigemi YOSHIHARA Department of Pediatrics, Dokkyo Medical University, Tochigi, Japan

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Published
2020-02-01
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SUGAWARA S, IMATAKA G, YOSHIHARA S. Usefulness of Non-Contact Infrared Thermometer for Early Neonatal Period Using Bland-Altman Analysis. Iran J Public Health. 49(2):411-413.
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