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Jun 6, 2018 ... Lung sound terminology used in COPD assessments · Stethoscope · Auscultate · Clear · Diminished · Rhonchi · Wheezing &midd...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/1894146-overview

Feb 19, 2020 ... Although many newer imaging techniques for the evaluation of lung pathology have been developed, auscultation of the chest remains an ...

www.mvorganizing.org/what-does-it-mean-when-lung-sounds-are-diminished

Mar 30, 2021 ... Does COPD cause diminished lung sounds? What type of lung sounds are heard with emphysema? What do you do when you hear diminished breath sounds ...

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Topic Overview · Crackling or bubbling noises (rales) made by movement of fluid in the tiny air sacs of the lung. · Dull thuds heard when the chest is tapped ( ....

www.nursingtimes.net/clinical-archive/assessment-skills/how-to-perform-chest-auscultation-and-interpret-the-findings-06-01-2020

Jan 6, 2020 ... The bell of the stethoscope is generally used to detect high-pitched sounds – at the apex of the lungs above the clavicle; its diaphragm is used ...

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Absent or significantly diminished breath sounds over part or all of the lung fields may indicate fluid (pleural effusion, hemothorax) in the chest, ...

www.sciencedirect.com/topics/medicine-and-dentistry/respiratory-sound

Diminished or absent vesicular breath sounds can occur when underlying lung tissue is poorly ventilated, or when extensive hyperaeration reduces the ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0215/p669.html

Feb 15, 2006 ... Patients with COPD often present with diminished breath sounds, prolonged expiratory time, and expiratory wheezing that initially may occur ...

www.dvm360.com/view/whats-noise-interpreting-lung-sounds-proceedings

Mar 31, 2009 ... If the bronchus is obliterated, the lobe loses its acoustical connection with the airways and lung sounds are diminished over that region.

www.ausmed.com/cpd/articles/lung-chest-bowel-sounds-assessment-guide

Nov 18, 2020 ... listening to lung sounds can tell you a great deal about a patient and their relative health. However, knowing the difference between rales, ...

www.easyauscultation.com/lung-sounds

Welcome to our lung sounds training introduction. We offer several ways to learn auscultation skills. Our courses are an ideal entry point for new learners.