Auscultation in Primary Care

First and Second Heart Sounds - Reduced Intensity

This is a simulation of a first heart sound and a second heart sound with greatly reduced intensity. This can be seen in an obese patient or a patient with emphysema.

It is a challenge to your ability to hear these reduced intensity sounds.

maneuver image
Maneuver:Supine
Chestpiece Position:Mitral
Chestpiece:Diaphragm






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This website is intended for use by medical professionals for educational purposes only. For medical care, contact a healthcare provider. Copyright 2017 © Medical Training and Simulation LLC. All Rights Reserved.