Comparison of Temporal Artery and Axillary Temperatures in Healthy Newborns
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, & Neonatal Nursing, 06/01/2012
Haddad L et al. – These study findings supported a new nursing practice standard for measuring infant temperatures in mother/baby unit. Using temporal artery thermometers is now unit's standard of care for healthy newborns.