1. Digital thermometer :
- This type can very well be used for infants above 1 year.
- Takes at least 45 to 60 seconds to get the reading which is good.
- Very easy to handle with children.
- Very flexible & gives accurate reading even if the baby keeps moving.
- The cost is very much affordable.
- Cleaning the probe after using is easy.
- The beep sound after taking the temperature is quite good.
- For Infants under 1 year, checking for temperature using this type of digital thermometer is hard. Since they don't stay still and keep moving.
- Can be used for kids above 3 years & adults.