What does po5 mean on a thermometer?

What does po5 mean on a thermometer?

It’s an error code when the thermometer is not positioned correctly in the ear.

How accurate is the Braun ear thermometer?

It not only registered between 97.9 and 98.6°, it did so consistently, AND kept a running tab. It was actually more accurate than the old oral thermometer which was off by as much as 3 degrees (maybe the mercury is tired, but more likely it varied with the 3-5 minutes that was bearable to get a reading).

Is Braun ThermoScan 7 for adults?

It features patented Age Precision technology, an age adjustable fever guidance which takes the guesswork out of the temperature reading. . The Braun ThermoScan is fast, gentle and easy to use. Suitable for the whole family- from new-borns to adults.

How do you reset a Braun ThermoScan?

Reset your Smart Ear Thermometer:

  1. Slide the battery cover down then pull it away to expose the battery compartment.
  2. Remove the batteries.
  3. Wait 10 seconds.
  4. Put the batteries back in, the same as they were before.
  5. Push the button to turn on the thermometer.

What kind of thermometer is most accurate for adults?

What type of thermometer is most accurate? Digital oral and rectal thermometers are the most accurate. Rectal thermometers, while they may not be used widely for at-home use, are the better measure of core temperature.

Can you use Braun ThermoScan on adults?

Braun ThermoScan measures the infrared heat generated by the eardrum and surrounding tissue. Fast, gentle and easy to use. Recalls the last temperature taken. Recommended for babies, infants, children and adults.

What is a normal ear temperature?

The normal ear temperature for adults is 99.5° F (37.5° C).

Do Braun thermometers need calibration?

The thermometer is initially calibrated at the time of manufacture. If this thermometer is used according to the use instructions, periodic readjustment is not required. If at any time you question the accuracy of temperature measure- ments, please contact Braun Infoline (see page 2).

What is the Braun Thermoscan 5?

The Braun ThermoScan® 5 is fast, gentle, easy & accurate, making it great for checking for fevers in infants & kids, & the reason Braun ear thermometers are used in more pediatrician’s offices than other children’s thermometers. Braun ThermoScan measures the infrared heat generated by the eardrum and surrounding tissue.

Why choose a Braun Thermoscan® ear thermometer?

Thanks to its patented pre-warmed tip, Braun ThermoScan ® ear thermometers are already regarded as a benchmark for accuracy and are widely used and endorsed by doctors around Europe.

Why choose the Thermoscan 5?

Used by more pediatricians’ offices than any other thermometer brand, the ThermoScan 5 features a pre-warmed tip that improves accuracy, a unique guidance system that ensures precise results, and infrared technology that takes your child’s temperature in seconds. Great for baby, toddlers or adults – entire family.

What kind of thermometer does Braun make for babies?

Braun ThermoScan® 5 Ear thermometer with ExacTemp® technology The Braun ThermoScan 5 digital ear thermometer is designed to take the body temperature of your family in a fast, gentle and easy to use way and give you some peace of mind when your child comes down with a fever.