Friday, September 12, 2008

Assessing Lung Sounds

Normal Breath Sounds
The correct sequence of auscultation of the posterior chest is shown in the picture below. The sequence is from the apex to the base of the lungs from one side to the other including the lateral areas of the lungs.

Credits: Dr. Pat O'Leary
David W. Woodruff, MSN, RN- BC, CNS, CEN

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