Medical and biological engineering

, Volume 14, Issue 3, pp 361–364

A modified internal temperature measurement device

  • Tatsuo Togwa
  • Tetsu Nemoto
  • Toyo Yamazaki
  • Toshio Kobayashi
Technical Note
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Keywords

Internal temperature Zero heat-flow method Muscle temperature 

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© International Federation for Medical & Bological Engineering 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tatsuo Togwa
    • 1
  • Tetsu Nemoto
    • 1
  • Toyo Yamazaki
    • 2
  • Toshio Kobayashi
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute for Medical & Dental EngineeringTokyo Medical & Dental UniversityTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Dept. of PediatricsTokyo Women's UniversityTokyoJapan
  3. 3.National Food Research InstituteMinistry of Agriculture & ForestryTokyoJapan

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