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The first posting on my blog explained why I chose to name it “Auscultation.” I wrote that I wanted to promote a conversation, and that listening was essential to doing so. I went on to write:...
Breakthrough FDA-cleared device combines the power of ECG, digital auscultation, and mobile app integration with any existing stethoscope Rijuven today announced the launch of...
Do the echo images from this heart-murmur patient give you enough information, or is more testing warranted? theheart.org on Medscape
An 81 year old man presented with increased lethargy over several months and progressive dyspnoea on exertion. He had no orthopnoea, paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnoea, chest pain, palpitations, or...
3M underscores the importance of auscultation as an indispensable and cost-effective diagnostic method with the arrival of its new 3M Littmann Cardiology IV Stethoscope ...
Download whitepaper: Functional Evaluation and Characterization of a Newly Developed Silicone Oil-Free Prefillable Syringe System Paper Abstract: The functionality of a newly developed silicone oil...
CHICAGO—MRI shows significant changes to the heart of elite free divers.
THURSDAY, April 7, 2016 -- The first leadless, wire-free heart pacemaker has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Medtronic's Micra Transcatheter Pacing System works like other pace...
Detection of a heart murmur in healthy children is common, but may generate anxiety among parents. Many parents believe a heart murmur is a sign of heart disease, although the majority of heart murmur...
The correlation between heart murmur and congenital heart disease (CHD) is complex and varies with observed population.
Acoustic heart signals are generated by a turbulence effect created when the heart valves snap shut, and therefore carrying significant information of the underlying functionality of the cardiovascula...
Quadricuspid aortic valve is a rare congenital heart defect. The authors present a case of this anomaly in a young, asymptomatic adolescent who presented to the echocardiography laboratory for further...