Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM E1112-00

Standard Specification for Electronic Thermometer for Intermittent Determination of Patient Temperature


1.1 This specification covers electronic instruments intended for intermittent monitoring of patient temperatures.

1.2 This specification does not cover infrared thermometers. Specification E1965 covers specifications of IR thermometers.

1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard.

1.4 The following precautionary caveat pertains only to the test method portion, Section 5, of this specification. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the users of this standard to consult and establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

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Book of Standards Volume: 13.01
Developed by Subcommittee: F04.33
Pages: 4
DOI: 10.1520/E1112-00
ICS Code: 11.040.55