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Making Sense of Temperature Monitoring Devices

Maintaining proper temperatures for vaccine products is challenging, especially in places with extremely hot or cold climates, unreliable electricity, and weak transportation infrastructure. This banner displays devices prequalified by the World Health Organization that assess vaccine handling quality, detect malfunctioning equipment, and prevent temperature fluctuations that can negatively impact vaccine potency and safety.

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Published: 2013

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Also known as: Maîtriser les Appareils de Surveillance de la Température

Resource types: PATH resource, Presentation

Diseases/vaccines: Not disease/vaccine specific

Topics: Cold chain technologies

Regions: Global