First Heart Sounds

Auscultation Course Overview

This course will teach you about first heart sound auscultation. Before you take this course you should have finished the Normal Heart Sounds course and feel comfortable with your ability to listen and recognize normal heart sounds. 

About the author:
by Jonathan Keroes, MD, Cardiologist (ret) and David Lieberman, Software Developer.

How To Use Course Lessons

Please use good quality headphones or earphones.

Each lesson consists of multiple pages: text description with audio recording and  dynamic waveform pages. Most lessons include a cardiac or lung animation as well. To navigate pages within a lesson, use the navigation bar which will appear on each lesson page.

After completing a lesson, use the blue arrows to view the next lesson. Lessons can also be accessed by using the Table of Contents found in the left margin.


Quick Quiz

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