Electronic Stethoscopes - About This Technology

The “About Electronic Stethoscopes” section aims to bring our readers up to speed on the concepts and terms behind electronic stethoscope technology. Additionally, this section looks at what it takes to get this technology past the assessment phase and into the hands of clinicians, providing a thorough discussion on planning, implementation,  and support of the technology. Also included are standards and resources to assist in assessing electronic stethoscopes.