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murmur

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The heart sounds were: normal $1/$2 (n = 2), split $2 (n = 2), systolic murmur (n = 1), diastolic murmur (n = 1), $3 (n = 2), and $4 (n = 2).
However, after such intensive training in perfect conditions with the subsequent detailed discussion of each error, 35% of students were mistaken in distinction systolic and diastolic murmurs.
For example, medical students with eighteen hours of hand held ultrasound device training, out performed board-certified cardiologists using standard physical examination by almost 60% in diagnosing lesions producing diastolic murmurs (Kobal, 2005).