FDA alerts consumers about improper use of thermal imaging systems, warns firms for marketing unapproved devices

By | March 5, 2021
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today alerted consumers, health care providers and other users of thermal imaging systems intended to measure human body temperature—also known as telethermographic systems, infrared thermographs, thermal cameras, and “fever cameras”—that improper use of the systems may provide inaccurate temperature readings due to a variety of factors.