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Table 1 Inclusion criteria for the scoping review summarized according to the Population-Concept-Context (PCC) mnemonic, recommended for scoping reviews [29, 30]

From: Insight into the use of tympanic temperature during target temperature management in emergency and critical care: a scoping review

Population • Healthy adults (testing of target temperature management approaches).
• Patients undergoing target temperature approaches under emergency conditions, including cardiovascular and neurologic emergencies.
• Any gender.
Concept • Tympanic temperature measurement in the context of target temperature management.
Context • Testing of target temperature management approaches in healthy subjects; target temperature management in patients in pre-hospital and in-hospital emergency settings.
• Original peer-reviewed research articles (any study design), published in English in the last 20 years.