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Auscultation skills: breath & heart sounds

Auscultation skills: breath & heart sounds

Coviello, Jessica Shank, author

eBook, Electronic resource, Book. English. Examination Questions. Handbook. Handbooks and manuals. Electronic books. Examinations.
Fifth edition.
Published Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Health 2013, 2014
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Statement of responsibility: Jessica Shank Coviello, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC, Associate Professor, Yale University School of Nursing, West Campus, West Haven, Connecticut
ISBN: 1469832488, 9781451189995, 9781469832487
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 1 online resource
Subject: MEDICAL Evidence-Based Medicine.; HEALTH & FITNESS Diseases General.; Heart Auscultation methods.; Heart Sounds Examinations, questions, etc.; Auscultation Handbooks, manuals, etc.; MEDICAL Internal Medicine.; Respiratory organs Sounds Handbooks, manuals, etc.; Heart Sounds physiology.; Auscultation.; Heart Sounds.; Heart Sounds Handbooks, manuals, etc.; Respiratory organs Sounds.; Respiratory Sounds physiology.; Respiratory organs Sounds Examinations, questions, etc.; MEDICAL Diseases.; MEDICAL Clinical Medicine.; Auscultation Examinations, questions, etc.
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  1. Heart and auscultation
  2. Heart sound dynamics
  3. First heart sound
  4. Second heart sound
  5. Third and fourth heart sounds
  6. Other diastolic and systolic sounds
  7. Murmur fundamentals
  8. Systolic murmurs
  9. Diastolic murmurs
  10. Continuous murmurs
  11. Other auscultatory sounds
  12. Respiratory system and auscultation
  13. Introduction to breath sounds
  14. Breath sounds heard in healthy individuals
  15. Bronchial breath sounds
  16. Abnormal voice sounds
  17. Absent and diminished breath sounds
  18. Classifying adventitious sounds
  19. Adventitious sounds : crackles
  20. Adventitious sounds : wheezes.