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ASTM E1104

1998 Edition, April 10, 1998

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Standard Specification for Clinical Thermometer Probe Covers and Sheaths

Includes all amendments and changes through Reapproval Notice , 2016

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Product Details:

  • Revision: 1998 Edition, April 10, 1998
  • Published Date: January 2016
  • Status: Active, Most Current
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: ASTM International (ASTM)
  • Page Count: 3
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: No

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This specification covers all single-use clinical thermometer probe covers and sheaths intended for use with any clinical thermometer. Requirements are given for safety, toxicity, handling, labeling, and physical integrity. Testing procedures for appropriate requirements and a glossary of terms used within the standards are provided.

The requirements contained herein are intended to ensure adequate isolation of the patient from the temperaturemeasuring device. In addition, the safety and health of the patient shall not be adversely affected. When used in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions, the probe cover, sheath, and temperature measuring device shall remit correct temperature readings as required in Specifications E667 and E1112.