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The Stethoscope

Medical Society of Virginia

The Stethoscope

a monthly journal of medicine and the collateral sciences

by Medical Society of Virginia

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Published by Medical Society of Virginia in Richmond, Va .
Written in English

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  • Periodicals

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    Open LibraryOL25506404M

      The stethoscope was inches long, inches wide, and the central lumen throughout its length was 3/8 inch. Thus in the first stethoscope was born. 1,2. Many developments and modifications were made as the use of the stethoscope became more popular.

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The evaluation of the stethoscope and of Forbes’ translation was generally quite favorable. The flawed prediction about the stethoscope is still invoked in modern times. Stethoscope: How does it work and how to use and care for. Diaphragm – The flat circular piece constructed from metal at the end of the stethoscope used to capture low pitched sounds.; Bell – This is a smaller cup-shaped object on the back of the diaphragm used to capture high pitched sounds.; Tubing – Sounds are transmitted from the diaphragm or bell through the acoustic tubing to the earpieces via the ear tubes.

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The stethoscope is the oldest cardiovascular diagnostic instrument in clinical use (Fig. ).Invented in by Laënnec, what first was a more ‘modest’ way to listen to heart sounds than direct application of the ear in a patient’s chest, quickly revealed itself as a powerful way to enhance heart sounds and it is still considered the most cost-effective way to perform the first layer.

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Dr. Andrew Bomback is a nephrologist and an assistant professor at Columbia. He still uses his stethoscope, but he says that in general doctors aren’t as good at listening to the body as they once were, and they rely on the stethoscope exam less and less to make a diagnosis.

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Laennec's stethoscope was monaural, meaning that you only used one ear for listening purposes. Similar in appearance to a trumpet, the first stethoscope allowed Laennec to listen to the sounds of the chest without the awkwardness of intimate, physical contact with a patient.

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René-Théophile-Hyacinthe Laennec (French: ; 17 February – 13 August ) was a French physician and skill of carving his own wooden flutes led him to invent the stethoscope inwhile working at the Hôpital Necker.

He pioneered its usage in diagnosing various chest conditions. He became a lecturer at the Collège de France in and professor of medicine in   On Aug.

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DO NOT write a summary of the book. Summaries will produce a grade of Continue reading "The other end of the stethoscope: (book Review)". The stethoscope is an acoustic medical device for auscultation, or listening to internal sounds of an animal or human typically has a small disc-shaped resonator that is placed against the skin, and one or two tubes connected to two earpieces.

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Dr. Laënnec’s stethoscope was monaural, which meant that it required only one ear on the instrument. Almost immediately after he published his book inphysicians started attempting to perfect his design by adding earpieces and changing the shape of the bell.

Stethoscope definition is - a medical instrument for detecting sounds produced in the body that are conveyed to the ears of the listener through rubber tubing connected with a.

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Two sessions of The Other End of the Stethoscope, open to the public and free of charge, are scheduled at a.m. and p.m. in the Goodwin College auditorium, One Riverside Drive in. The stethoscope as a tool to listen to the internal organs was invented by Laennec, who devised a wooden tube like the one below.

The traditional story is that he first used a tube made of rolled paper, purportedly because the patient was a women and it was ungentlemanly for him to touch her or place his ear to her chest.