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With the stethoscope, the doctor can hear in real time the child's heart and lungs.
In one picture, a doctor with a stethoscope checks a victim for a heartbeat after he’s been hanged.
Using a giant teddy bear in the room, Wang then showed how to listen through a stethoscope as the students mimicked the process on their own smaller teddy bears.
This program is VA Assistance eligible and includes all course materials, including text book and work book, stethoscope, one clinical shirt and an American Heart Association Healthcare Provide CPR course.
For most patients, though, most relevant part is what might be influencing the person on the other side of the stethoscope.
One type of mobile device that is likely to appear first in the Far East and be widely adopted there is the digital stethoscope.
Wrap the cuff around the lower calf muscle; partially inflate the cuff; use a stethoscope to listen for a pulse; pump more pressure into the cuff until the pulse sound disappears; gradually reduce cuff pressure until a sound reappears.
Then Northam, a pediatrician, pulled out his stethoscope and ducked into a trailer to see a patient.
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STETHOSCOPE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stethoscope for English Language Learners
medical : an instrument that is used for listening to someone's heart or lungs
STETHOSCOPE Defined for Kids
Definition of stethoscope for Students
medical Definition of stethoscope
stethoscopic\ˌsteth-ə-ˈskäp-ik also ˌstet͟h-\ adjective
stethoscopicallyplay \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
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