The Vicks Gentle Touch Behind the Ear Thermometer Is a hand-held battery powered temperature device thta is set to change the way we measure body temperature especially of childrens and neonates. The Vicks Gentle Touch Behind the Ear Thermometer is equipped with a special sensor which detecs ina very accurate and gentle way the heat flow behind the ear lobe using the heat conduction recognizing capability together with sophisticate prediction techniques.
The area behind the ear lobe is covering the posterior auricolar artery, which is a branch of the carotid artery supplying oxygenated blood to the brain and therefore one of the best place to measur temperature when in need to. Just by using a very simple touch technique, the Vicks Gentle Touch Behind the Ear Thermometer is capable and gentle enough to measure temperature of small babies even while they are sleeping. The themometer calculates heat flow coming through the skin and utilizing mathematical algorithm it is capable to estimate the core temperature. All in about 1 second.
The Vicks Gentle Touch Behind the Ear Thermometer also features a colour coded display to display the current body temperature. This unique feature makes it possible to immediately assess the temperature with a single glance, which is ideal especially when measuring in the dark and at nightime.
Green screen – No fever is present
Yellow screen – Temperature is slightly high
Red screen – Temperature is over 38 degrees celsius
The Vicks Gentle Touch Behind the Ear Thermometer unique measuring technology also reduces the risk of contamination as only the skin behind the ear is touched and the ring wihich comes into contact with the sking is completely washable.
VICKS GENTLE TOUCH BEHIND THE EAR THERMOMETER OVERVIEW
- Fast and very accurate one second reading.
- Non invasive, all it takes is a little touch behind the ear.
- “Traffic Light” color coded measurement system.
- Store up to 8 temperature readings.
- It comes with a handy 2 years warranty.
- Very quick and easy to clean, Just wipe the ring which comes into contact with the skin.