Auscultation Repetition Training: 45
Research studies have demonstrated that listening to a heart sound for 2-3 minutes can help students master auscultation. For textual descriptions, waveforms and heart animations, please use our courses on this website.
Listening TipsS1: Increased intensity. Can be loudest at tricuspid area (4th ICS)
Systole: Diamond-shaped, early peaking, harsh
Diastole: S4 gallop is present