How do I calibrate my Braun ear thermometer?

Press and hold down the «start» button. After about 8 seconds the display will show this sequence: «°C» / «°F» /… Release the «start» button when «°F» is shown. There will be a short beep to confirm the new setting, the thermometer then turns off automatically.

What does po5 mean on a thermometer?

It’s an error code when the thermometer is not positioned correctly in the ear.

Is the Braun No Touch thermometer Accurate?

Quick and easy to use, the Braun ThermoScan® No Touch + Forehead Thermometer’s no-touch feature allows you to take an accurate reading from even up to 2 inches away. This digital thermometer is proven clinically accurate when used either way for all ages.

Is Braun forehead thermometer accurate?

The Braun ThermoScan® 5 is proven more accurate than forehead or rectal measurement, with a super fast reading – even for the fussiest child.

Do ear thermometers need to be calibrated?

A digital ear thermometer is the easiest way to measure temperature. But from time to time, an ear thermometer will require re-calibrating due to its usage. So, it’s essential to know how to calibrate an ear thermometer to get accurate temperature readings.

How do you reset a Braun ThermoScan?

Reset your Smart Ear Thermometer:

  1. Slide the battery cover down then pull it away to expose the battery compartment.
  2. Remove the batteries.
  3. Wait 10 seconds.
  4. Put the batteries back in, the same as they were before.
  5. Push the button to turn on the thermometer.

What does POS mean on a Braun ear thermometer?

position error
(POS = position error) The infrared monitor cannot find a temperature. equilibrium and allows no measurement – Clear the display by changing the probe cover. Ensure that the positioning of the probe is correct and remains stable. Ambient temperature is not within the allowed operating range 50-104 °F.

What is considered a fever with a forehead thermometer?

The following thermometer readings generally indicate a fever: Rectal, ear or temporal artery temperature of 100.4 (38 C) or higher. Oral temperature of 100 F (37.8 C) or higher. Armpit temperature of 99 F (37.2 C) or higher.

Can adults use Braun thermometer?

DIGITAL THERMOMETERS FOR KIDS & ADULTS: With innovative designs & easy to use controls, Braun child thermometers are great for adults, too. Disposable lens filters for ear thermometers & easy to clean digital & forehead thermometers keep sharing sanitary.