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allnurses.com/diminished-lungs-t68394

Feb 11, 2005 ... Diminished lung sounds are just what it sounds like. It means that the normal lung sounds are decreased and harder to hear. Either because of ...

emt-ce.com/free-training/post/lung-sounds

Jun 12, 2020 ... Diminished breath sounds can be caused by air or fluid obstruction, hyperinflation of the lung, increased tissue build up in the chest wall, ...

www.healthcentral.com/article/lungs-101-learning-basic-lung-sounds

Jan 25, 2016 ... This means that air movement is difficult to hear. It's quite common for COPD patients to develop diminished lung sounds, perticularly in the ...

www.rnceus.com/resp/respabn.html

Detection of adventitious sounds is an important part of the respiratory examination, often leading to diagnosis of cardiac and pulmonary conditions. Crackles ( ...

www.meddean.luc.edu/lumen/meded/medicine/pulmonar/pd/b-sounds.htm

Expiration is shorter and there is no pause between inspiration and expiration. The intensity of breath sound is higher in bases in erect position and dependent ...

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

Jan 6, 2020 ... Lower zone: bases. Equipment. The bell of the stethoscope is generally used to detect high-pitched sounds – at the apex of the lungs above the ...

asthma.net/living/lung-sounds

Oct 11, 2019 ... Diminished asthma lung sounds. This means exactly that your breath sounds can't be heard in the bases through a stethoscope.

emedicine.medscape.com/article/1894146-overview

Feb 19, 2020 ... Evaluation of lung sounds is a routine part of a clinical examination. ... The posterior chest should be examined from the apex to the base ...

www.healthline.com/health/rales-vs-rhonchi

Jul 8, 2021 ... Types of abnormal breath sounds · Rales. This is a fine, high-pitched crackling or rattling sound that can occur when you inhale. · Rhonchi. This ...

www.proactivemedicalreview.com/covid-19-clinical-tips-for-respiratory-assessment

Apr 22, 2020 ... Rales in bases? Wheezing, Rhonchi, Crackles, Rubs? Location of abnormal breath sounds? Pain with breathing? Listen for coughing.

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/007535.htm

May 6, 2019 ... The lung sounds are best heard with a stethoscope. This is called auscultation. Normal lung sounds occur in all parts of the chest area, ...