3M Littmann Stethoscopes Company Profile

02:01 EDT 22nd March 2019 | BioPortfolio

3M™ Littmann® Stethoscopes is a global leader in auscultation technology - providing innovative solutions to improve patient care. Littmann stethoscopes are trusted worldwide for precision, acoustic excellence, reliable design and exceptional performance, helping clinicians detect difficult-to-hear body sounds and improve patient outcomes. As part of the 3M Infection Prevention division, Littmann® Stethoscopes, with its people, products and processes, remains a trusted partner committed to helping healthcare personnel improve the ease of detecting difficult to hear body sounds and ultimately, improving patient outcomes. Learn more at

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Just How Clean Is That Stethoscope?

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 12, 2018 -- For doctors and nurses in hospitals, hand-washing between patients is a must. But what about their stethoscopes? A new hospital study finds that stethoscopes are laden with...

DNA analysis finds that stethoscopes used in the ICU are teaming with bacteria

Researchers have found that stethoscopes carried by healthcare practitioners in an intensive care (ICU) setting are loaded with a wide range of bacteria.

Hospital Stethoscopes Are Teeming With Bacteria

ArticleA recent study detailed that stethoscopes have the potential to be a vector of HAI transfer, showing they are loaded with bacteria.

Bacteria-Ridden Stethoscopes Abound in Hospitals

Stethoscopes used in an ICU were loaded with bacteria, including bacteria that may be associated with nosocomial infections, and standard cleaning only modestly reduced bacteria levels, a study found....

Stethoscopes in ICU Show High Levels of Bacterial Contamination

MONDAY, Dec. 17, 2018 -- Stethoscopes in the intensive care unit (ICU) have high levels of bacterial contamination, according to a study published online Dec. 12 in Infection Control & Hospital Ep...

Release of White Paper: Telemedicine Stethoscopes

MobilDrTech, Inc. releases a white paper titled “Telemedicine Stethoscopes” that identifies and compares the most commonly used real time telemedicine stethoscopes in the U.S. market. SUGAR LAND, ...

DNA study shows stethoscopes loaded with bacteria, including staphylococcus

(Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America) Stethoscopes carried by health care practitioners are loaded with diverse bacteria, including some that can cause healthcare-associated infections, acc...

ICU Stethoscopes Teeming With Bacteria

(MedPage Today) -- Cleaning only partially modified or eliminated complex microbial communities

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Comparison of analogue and electronic stethoscopes for pulmonary auscultation by internal medicine residents.

Electronic stethoscopes are becoming more common in clinical practice. They may improve the accuracy and efficiency of pulmonary auscultation, but the data to support their benefit are limited.

Infectious Disease: Health Care-Associated Infections.

Health care-associated infections (HAIs) are a major cause of morbidity and mortality, with 2 million US patients per year developing HAIs. This results in 90,000 deaths and billions of dollars in pre...

Clinical Trials [6 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Comparison of Stethee® to the Conventional Stethoscope for Auscultation of Simulated Heart Sounds

The objective of this study is to compare the relative capability of Stethee® (new wireless digital stethoscope) and 3M™ Littmann® Classic III™ (conventional stethoscope) in the iden...

Use of Disposable Stethoscope Covers for Reduction of Stethoscope MRSA Contamination

This is a prospective pilot study using a randomized, controlled, single blinded, crossover trial design, evaluating the effect of daily antimicrobial stethoscope diaphragm covers versus u...

Machine Learning for Handheld Vascular Studies

The use of handheld arterial 'stethoscopes' (continuous wave Doppler devices) are ubiquitous in clinical practice. However, most users have received no formal training in their use or the ...

Digital Auscultation Test - IPF Data Collection

The aim of this study is the data collection for patients with IPF and symptom matched controls to create a database of lung auscultation sounds and basic patient characteristics.

Wheezing Diagnosis Using a Smartphone

Abnormal respiratory sounds (wheezing and/or crackles) are diagnosis criteria of acute bronchiolitis. One third of these infants will develop recurrent episodes, leading to the diagnosis o...

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3M Littmann Stethoscopes

3M™ Littmann® Stethoscopes is a global leader in auscultation technology - providing innovative solutions to improve patient care. Littmann stethoscopes are trusted worldw...

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