This module, 'Essential Heart Sounds', is designed to provide auscultation instruction with practice exercises. The most important heart sounds found in family practice and internal medicine are covered. Each lesson consists of multiple pages: 1) text description with audio recording; 2)a visualization page with waveform; 3) animation of the heart valves and 4) a practice page. Use the tabs which appear below each lesson's title.
Heart and Lung Sounds Contributors: Dr. Jonathan Keroes, MD (Johns Hopkins), Cardiologist (ret.), David Lieberman, Heart Sound Simulation Consultant; Diane Wrigley, Physician Assistant and national CME instructor. Editorial review by Dr. Barbara Erickson, Author and Editor.