For children, the TempTraq measures body temperatures between 86.0°F and 108.3°F. via a Bluetooth-connected soft patch that can be continuously worn for up to 24 hours in the underarm of the child. Unlike other types of thermometers, TempTraq allows for continuous monitoring without distributing the sick child. After the thermometer is activated by pressing the “start” button on the patch and connected to the free downloadable Apple or Android compatible app, real-time and historical temperature data transmitted from the patch is displayed in the app in graphical or tabular view. The data can also be sent via email to clinicians or family members; multiple thermometers can also be monitored simultaneously. However, real-time data is only available on the app within 40 feet of the patch. TempTraq is currently under premarketing review by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).


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