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2.1: Finding the Error Activity- Tympanic Temperature

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    Now you have an opportunity to find errors in measurement techniques. This first activity involves looking at an image.

    What error in technique is this healthcare provider making while taking the temperature of an adult client?

    Tympanic-Temperature-Incorrect-300x246.jpg

    Figure 2.8: Error while taking the temperature of an adult

    Go to the next page for information about the correct technique in measuring tympanic temperature.

    2.1: Finding the Error Activity- Tympanic Temperature is shared under a CC BY-SA 4.0 license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Lapum et al. (Ryerson University Library) via source content that was edited to conform to the style and standards of the LibreTexts platform; a detailed edit history is available upon request.