The CORE question is WHO CARES if the temprature varies by a degree or two ?
All this experimentations with repruduciblity of reading and comparison are
maybe interesting , but have nothing to do with "tachlis" decesion making in
the E.D. (you don't have to be from Brooklyn to know the meaning of That
You do want to know if a patient is febrile or not, otherwise, go for the
comfort of the patient and the staff.
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