An evaluation of liquid-crystal thermometry as a screening device for intraoperative hyperthermia

D. E. Lees, W. Schuette, J. M. Bull, J. Whang-Peng, E. R. Atkinson, T. E. Macnamara

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摘要

Disposable liquid-crystal temperature-trend indicators were evaluated under clinical conditions that simulated the development of intraoperative hyperthermia during anesthesia. Comparison was made to forehead thermistors for rapidity, accuracy, and linearity of response as well as correlation with esophageal and rectal thermistor recordings. The liquid-crystal monitors were comparable to the forehead thermistors in both rapidity and linearity of response but not in accuracy. A linear correlation existed with esophageal thermistor temperatures. Correlation with the rectal temperatures was not as exact. It is concluded that liquid-crystal thermometers may adequately serve as screening devices for intraoperative hyperthermia.
原文英語
頁(從 - 到)669-674
頁數6
期刊Anesthesia and Analgesia
57
發行號6
出版狀態已發佈 - 十二月 1 1978
對外發佈Yes

指紋

Thermometry
Liquid Crystals
Fever
Forehead
Equipment and Supplies
Temperature
Thermometers
Malignant Hyperthermia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

引用此文

Lees, D. E., Schuette, W., Bull, J. M., Whang-Peng, J., Atkinson, E. R., & Macnamara, T. E. (1978). An evaluation of liquid-crystal thermometry as a screening device for intraoperative hyperthermia. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 57(6), 669-674.

An evaluation of liquid-crystal thermometry as a screening device for intraoperative hyperthermia. / Lees, D. E.; Schuette, W.; Bull, J. M.; Whang-Peng, J.; Atkinson, E. R.; Macnamara, T. E.

於: Anesthesia and Analgesia, 卷 57, 編號 6, 01.12.1978, p. 669-674.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Lees, DE, Schuette, W, Bull, JM, Whang-Peng, J, Atkinson, ER & Macnamara, TE 1978, 'An evaluation of liquid-crystal thermometry as a screening device for intraoperative hyperthermia', Anesthesia and Analgesia, 卷 57, 編號 6, 頁 669-674.
Lees, D. E. ; Schuette, W. ; Bull, J. M. ; Whang-Peng, J. ; Atkinson, E. R. ; Macnamara, T. E. / An evaluation of liquid-crystal thermometry as a screening device for intraoperative hyperthermia. 於: Anesthesia and Analgesia. 1978 ; 卷 57, 編號 6. 頁 669-674.
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