Stethoscopes

Known as: Stethoscope 
Instruments intended to detect and study sound produced by the heart, lungs, or other parts of the body. (from UMDNS, 1999)

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1936-2017
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2007
2007
The processing of unfamiliar metaphors was examined using event related potentials (ERPs). We compared the patterns of brain… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE [corrected] To measure directly the rate of contamination, during routine patient examination, of gowns, gloves, and… (More)
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2000
2000
This study was conducted to assess the bacterial flora carried on stethoscopes used by medical personnel and to study the effect… (More)
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2000
2000
The purposes of this study were to determine whether microorganisms can be isolated from the membranes of stethoscopes used by… (More)
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1999
1999
Because stethoscopes might be potential vectors of nosocomial infections, this study, conducted in a 450-bed general hospital… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVES We aimed to determine whether stethoscopes and otoscopes used in community paediatric clinics harboured pathogenic… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND Stethoscope diaphragms have been shown to harbor potentially pathogenic bacteria. OBJECTIVES To assess bacterial… (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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1992
1992
This study evaluated stethoscope acoustics by using a sound frequency generator and an active artificial ear. Six popular… (More)
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1972
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1972
This paper reports a controlled prospective unselected real-time comparison of human and computer-aided diagnosis in a series of… (More)
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