The site offers several ways to learn auscultation skills. The reference guide is designed to provide quick access to abnormal sounds, with summary listening tips, audio examples and waveforms. The repetition training pages provide a methodology that helps some users memorize each type of lung sound. The site includes a series of interactive case studies in pulmonary problem-solving.
Learning goals: At the end of the course, students:
1. Identify basic lung sounds
2. Expand knowledge on the anatomy of the lungs
3. Differentiate the different lung sounds
4. Master the auscultation method