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College of Osteopathic Medicine: Audio Resources

This Resource Guide will help OMS1 and OMS2 students find helpful library resources

ECG & Pulmomary Learning Resources

Below are selected audio resources available in the Library and free resources.

Auscultation Assistant
The Auscultation Assistant provides heart sounds, heart murmurs, and breath sounds in order to help medical students and others improve their physical diagnosis skills. Free resource.

Cardiac Auscultation (Heart Sounds) - audio CD available for regular checkout

Heart Songs 2 : perfect your cardiac auscultation skills with heart songs- 4 audio CD set available for regular checkout

Listening to the Heart : heart sounds and murmurs - 3 audio CD set available for regular checkout

Merck Manual Professional Online - Audio - audio files of heart sounds, heart murmurs and breath sounds. Cardiovascular disorders (27 files), Genitourinary disorders (1 file), Infectious diseases (3 files), Pediatrics (6 files), Pulmonary disorders (7 files). Free resource.

Pulmonary Breath Sounds
Free resource from East Tennessee State University. Dept of Physical Therapy. .wav files. Requires plug-in.

UNMC H&P Breath Sounds - Nine .wav files : vesicular, bronchovesicular bronchial, tracheal, rhonchi in a patient with tuberculosis, rhonchi with wheezing, expiraratory wheezes, rales in a patient with rheumatoid lung, velcro rales associated with pulmonary fibrosis. Free resource..wav files. Requires plug-in

Six audio files with detailed description regarding significance of each abnormal finding - See more at:
Six audio files with detailed description regarding significance of each abnormal finding - See more at:

Basic Sciences Audio Resources

Audio Meds - audio CD of pronunciation & key information of approx. 200 frequently-prescribed generic & trade name drugs. Available for regular checkout.

Bacterial Pathogen Pronunciation Station - Audio files of gram positive organisms, gram negative organisms and bacteria difficult to gram stain. Requires QuickTime plugin. Free resource from A.T. Sill University of Health Sciences / Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Harrison's PodClass

From AccessMedicine Harrison's PodClass includes 27 podcasts on key principles of internal medicine, around board-style case vignettes from Harrison’s Self Assessment and Board Review. Click on Harrison's Podclass on the left side of the screen.

Education & Medical Podcasts

EMCRIT Podcast - A discussion of emergency medicine, critical care.

EMRACast Medical Students - Advice for medical students interested in pursuing emergency medicine as a career.

EMRAP : Emergency Medicine Reviews & Perspectives - Useful advice on giving talks and educating medical students and residents in emergency medicine.

HEALTHONE EMS & Trauma Services Webinars
The HealthONE EMS Podcast provides the latest news in the EMS community. - free emergency medicine & critical care podcasts

Medical Spanish with Dr. Molly Martin

Medical 2.0 Pills - a wiki of podcasts in basic sciences, bioethics, cardiology, fitness & health, hematology & oncology, clinical medicine, medical lectures & reviews, microbiology & infectious diseases, neurology/neurosciences, pediatrics, podcasts for medical students, podcasts for patients, radiology, surgery & intensive care.

Merck Manuals Podcasts - Weekly podcasts of various patient symptoms. - Pediatrics for medical students.