07815367 is referenced by 10 patents and cites 78 patents.

Disclosed in this specification is an infrared thermometer with multiple probes for use at a variety of bodily sites. The thermometer automatically detects which of the multiple probes is currently attached, loads a predetermined program from memory that corresponds to the current probe, and thereafter obtains a temperature measurement from a patient using infrared radiation emitted therefrom. Each of the probes is comprised of an infrared target which provides a substantially consistent sources of infrared radiation for the thermometer to measure.

Title
Multi-site infrared thermometer
Application Number
11/678657
Publication Number
7815367 (B2)
Application Date
February 26, 2007
Publication Date
October 19, 2010
Inventor
David E Quinn
Auburn
NY, US
John A Lane
Weedsport
NY, US
Agent
Sonny Z Zhan
Assignee
Welch Allyn
NY, US
IPC
G01J 5/00
G01K 1/08
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