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Table 5 Correlations between variables (two devices each site)

From: Reexamining age, race, site, and thermometer type as variables affecting temperature measurement in adults – A comparison study

Variable pair Pearson r Significance (2-tailed) N
Oral Hg:Galinstan .929 <.001 119
Axilla Hg:Galinstan .886 <.001 120
Groin Hg:Galinstan .701 <.001 120
Rectal Hg:Galinstan .927 <.001 117
Demographic variables and mean temperature readings by site
Race: Mean Oral .264 .004 119
Race: Mean Axilla .284 .002 120
Race: Mean Groin .300 .001 120
Race: Mean Rectal .227 .014 117
Race: age -.291 .001 119
Age: Weight -.269 .001 117
Age: Mean Oral -.308 .001 118
Age: Mean Axilla -.332 <.001 119
Age: Mean Groin -.077 .406 119
Age: Mean Rectal -.193 .037 117