Is Littmann Classic 3 good for medical students?
As a student, you want a stethoscope that has a good acoustic quality for a reasonable price. My recommendation is the 3M Littmann Classic III. It costs more than many of the cheaper options but makes up for it in quality. It is good enough to last you through medical school and well into your residency.
Does Littmann Classic 3 have a bell?
The small side of the chestpiece can be used with the Littmann tunable diaphragm or it can be converted to a traditional open bell with the nonchill sleeve included with your purchase.
Is there a fake Littmann stethoscope?
Counterfeit products are not known for quality. Professionals trust Littmann stethoscopes for the acoustic performance that our authentic stethoscopes can deliver. A counterfeit version may or may not perform adequately when you first obtain it.
Is there a fake Littmann?
How do I know if my Littmann stethoscope is authentic? Authentic Littmann stethoscopes have a serial number engraved on the chestpiece. If your 3M™ Littmann® stethoscope does not have a serial number, or you have difficulty locating the serial number, please contact us through our online form for further assistance.
Can you choose the color of your stethoscope?
Choose a color that will stand out. The most common colors of stethoscopes are black and blue, which means your stethoscope will look like 65 percent of your coworkers’ if you choose these colors. In addition to picking a stand-out color, consider engraving it with your name.
Does the Littmann Classic 3 have a bell?
Your Littmann Cardiology III Stethoscope is equipped with a patented tunable diaphragm that enables you to listen to both low and high frequency sounds on either chestpiece side. Should you prefer a traditional bell, a nonchill bell sleeve is included as a spare part.
Which Littmann stethoscope is best for medical students?
The Littmann stethoscope models recommended for students who are looking for a high-quality, reliable stethoscope for learning are the 3M™ Littmann® Classic III™ Stethoscope and the 3M™ Littmann® Cardiology IV™ Stethoscope. Both offer high acoustic sensitivity, enhanced comfort, and advanced features.
Do first year med students need a stethoscope?
You defintely don’t need a stethoscope in those 2 years, even in our OSCEs we aren’t allowed to use our own, but have to use the stethoscopes provided by the medical school.
Is Littmann on Amazon legit?
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How long should a stethoscope last?
every two years
Most manufacturers will recommend replacing your entire stethoscope every two years but do you know what the key indicators are that tell you when your stethoscope needs changing?