19 Monitoring Maternal Temperature
Place the thermometer into its base station, when it is not in use. The base station allows flexible
mounting of the thermometer at the point of care. The base station is connected to the monitor's
MIB/RS232 interface (optional) with a cable. It has storage space for up to 32 probe covers.
Thermometer Display and Controls
The tympanic thermometer has a liquid crystal display. The display shows the patient's temperature in
numerics and guides you with symbols through the measurement process.
Change unit key: °Celsius/°Fahrenheit
Start measurement key
Pulse timer key
Description of Use
Press the eject key to eject the probe cover. The eject key symbol is shown
on the display when a measurement has been taken and transmitted.
Press the change unit key after a measurement to switch between °C and °F
(only affects the handheld device and not the monitor numerics).