Cardiac auscultatory recording database: delivering heart sounds through the Internet

@article{Tuchinda2001CardiacAR,
  title={Cardiac auscultatory recording database: delivering heart sounds through the Internet},
  author={Charles Tuchinda and W. R. Thompson},
  journal={Proceedings. AMIA Symposium},
  year={2001},
  pages={716-20}
}
The clinical skill of cardiac auscultation, while known to be sensitive, specific, and inexpensive in screening for cardiac disease among children, has recently been shown to be deficient among residents in training. This decline in clinical skill is partly due to the difficulty in teaching auscultation. Standardization, depth, and breadth of experience has been difficult to reproduce for students due to time constraints and the impracticality of examining large numbers of patients with cardiac… CONTINUE READING