What to Consider When Choosing a Stethoscope

The stethoscope is an essential tool for many members of the professional medical field. Above all else, health care specialists require durable stethoscopes with high quality acoustics. But what makes one of these medical devices better than any other?
Stethoscopes are multipurpose instruments. To properly treat patients, medical professionals must be able to hear both high and low pitched noises in the patient’s body. Adjustable frequency designs allow for a greater range of sounds to be heard.
Quality of Material
As mentioned above, one of the main factors that should be considered when choosing a stethoscope is its resistance to the wear and tear of everyday use. It is important to make sure that the tool is made with durable materials so that it doesn’t have to be replaced every few months.
Improperly fitting headsets and/or earpieces can cause discomfort which can be distracting when trying to listen to a patient’s body. Therefore, it is essential for health care specialist to find a stethoscope that allows them to place their full attention on treating their patients.
The Adscope 608 Convertible Clinical Stethoscope combines these qualities to create a damage resistant stethoscope, with crystal clear acoustics, and a perfect fit for anyone. Three different pairs of silicon eartips ensure that it will fit comfortably in any person’s ears. Its extra large bell and ultra sensitive diaphragm provide medical professionals with the tools needed to hear any irregularities in a patient’s body. It is made of flexible PVC tubing and stainless-steel, making it highly durable. However, should some accidental breakage occur, it also come with a lifetime warranty.