"a powerful learning tool..."

J.J, Ward, MEd, RRT in Respiratory Care



  • easy to use on-screen text book
  • true-to-life digital recordings (no simulated sounds)
  • flow graphs indicate inspiration and expiration
  • over 50 recordings of respiratory sounds in health and disease
  • clinical cases covering all age groups
  • two dozen quiz cases
  • hypertext links to relevant internet web sites
Easy navigation

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Case oriented presentation

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Quiz for self-assessment

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  • learn to identify a wide range of respiratory sounds
  • use terminology as recommended by ATS and ACCP
  • test your skills in chest auscultation
  • teach clinical skills with a uniform method
  • find comprehensive up-to-date information on respiratory acoustics


  • Microsoft Windows (not available for Mac OS)
  • 16-bit sound card or better
  • 15 MB free disk space
  • headphones or Hi-Fi audio speakers