I must tell you about a few products that you have got to try out. I know you don’t want to read another product review, but this is one worth reading. Everyone has been raving about these stethoscopes and I had to research them for myself. Let me tell you, they were not lying! I love them and I know you will too. They are not the cheapest products on the market. They not even the most popular, but they are the most remarkable. I wish these had been available 15 years ago when I started out. Each of these stethoscopes is unique in it’s own way, so one of these will be the one for you. Check them out; I’m sure you will be pleased.
3M Littmann Classic II S.E. Stethoscope
The 3M Littmann Classic II S.E. is a remarkable piece of equipment. This stethoscope incorporates technology not previously available on the market. It has a dual sided chest piece that is compact, durable, and it is ruggedly dependable, so it will last for years without degradation. IT delivers versatile auscultation. It incorporates a tunable diaphragm that responds to simple pressure changes to capture low and high frequency sounds without the need to turn over the chest piece, which allows for seamless patient check-ups. It has an anatomically correct headset that is angled to fit the ear canal for comfort and optimal sound generation. With a latex free design and a non-chill rim that is comfortable for the patient, this is a Cadillac of a stethoscope.
3M Littmann Lightweight II S.E. Stethoscope, Caribbean Blue Tube
The 3M Littmann Lightweight II S.E. is lightweight and reliable with good acoustic response making it a great entry-level stethoscope. Like it’s big brother the Littmann classic, it also contains a tunable diaphragm, anatomically correct earpieces and a non-chill rim. It also has an additional feature over the classic, in that it contains a teardrop shaped diaphragm that makes it a great choice for nurses and medical assistants. Overall this is a great stethoscope and is priced right as well.
3M Littmann Master Classic II Stethoscope
If the 3M Littman Classic II is the Cadillac of stethoscopes, then the 3M Littmann Master Classic II is the Rolls Royce. It contains all the great features of the classic like the tunable diaphragm, anatomically designed earpieces, and non-chill rim. In addition, the Master Classic contains a world winning ergonomic design that delivers a comfortable and reliable piece of diagnostic equipment. It is also latex-free for people with sensitive skin and delivers excellent acoustic sensitivity.
ADC Adscope 609ST Stethoscope
The ADC Adscope 609ST is a value packed stethoscope for people on a budget. Even though its price is small, its features are huge. Crafted from lightweight aluminum, this stethoscope is like wearing air. IT contains an extra large 1 3/8-diameter bell with a 1 3/4 diaphragm that is highly sensitive. The bell contains a non-chill design for patient comfort. With a 22-inch tube and Adsoft PVC ear tips, this stethoscope is perfect for anyone to use.
Omron Sprague Rappaport Stethoscope
The Omron Sprague Rappaport Stethoscope is a tremendous value for those who don’t want to spend a lot for a stethoscope. At less than 20 dollars, it is a value that is packed with features. It has latex free tubing for those who have latex sensitivity. IT contains three sizes of open bells, two sizes of diaphragms, and two earpieces for maximum versatility in a value priced package. It is dependable and rugged. It comes with a vinyl storage case for easy stow away and product protection. It is a piece of equipment that you would expect to cost many more dollars than it does making it a best buy for anyone.
All of these products are great. The 3M Littmann Stethoscopes contain features like ergonomic design and tunable diaphragms, while the Adscope and Orman stethoscopes provide maximum with big features, how can you go wrong? One of these stethoscopes is right for each member of your medical staff and will likely be the last one you ever buy. Research these for yourself and you will see why they are so amazing.