Auscultation

Known as: Auscultations 
Listening with a device, such as a stethoscope, to anatomical locations that produce audible sounds like the heart, lungs and abdomen.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Background Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) is an important problem in developing countries; however, many cases are detected only… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Auscultation, the act of listening to the sounds of internal organs, is a valuable medical diagnostic tool. Auscultation methods… (More)
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2007
2007
Most of the relevant and severe congenital cardiac malfunctions can be recognized in the neonatal period of a child's life… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The patient was a 58-yr-old, 82-kg, 170-cm male who presented for arthroscopic repair of a torn rotator cuff in the right… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Lung auscultation and bedside chest radiography are routinely used to assess the respiratory condition of ventilated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine the incidence of unrecognized, misplaced endotracheal tubes inserted by paramedics in a large urban… (More)
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2001
Review
2001
We analyzed a series of 112 consecutive cases of left atrial myxoma diagnosed in a single French hospital (72 women and 40 men… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study is to determine the level of clinical auscultation skills in pediatric residents at Duke… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The ability of the clinical dysphagia examination to identify patients who aspirate and to determine specialized diet management… (More)
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1994
1994
Frequency response characteristics of six popular stethoscopes are reported for the higher frequency range (to 3000 Hz) to… (More)
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