EMS Skills | Assessing Lung Sounds

Assessing lung sounds in EMS as a paramedic or EMT can be difficult. All the background noise like diesel engines, radios, movement and even what a patient is wearing can really hinder what you are hearing. Knowing a baseline of what to expect to hear can be helpful. This week I talk about four common lung sounds we might hear as EMS providers.



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Comments

  1. Enjoy Monday Minutes. Nice synopsis and examples of lung sounds. Thanks.

  2. So glad you do the Monday Minutes. I love them and use them. They are great for quick refreshers and to use to help others. Thank you!

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