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The history of the stethoscope

 MAS Ahmed Romford, United Kingdom Victoria Turnock London, UK Laennec’s stethoscope circa 1819. No other symbol is as entwined with the concept of being a doctor as the stethoscope. It is currently one of the most widely used tools that doctors and nurses use for diagnostic purposes. Before its invention auscultation was done by placing […]