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What does HS stand for?

HS stands for Heart Sounds

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The doctor listens for any abnormality in the rate and rhythm of your heartbeat and for heart murmurs or other abnormal heart sounds that might indicate a heart defect.
The ability to label normal and abnormal heart sounds doubled; interpretation of normal and abnormal lung sounds improved by 50 percent; and bowel sounds interpretation improved threefold, demonstrating the effect of an adult-oriented, creative, yet practical method for teaching auscultation.
a spin-off of Siemens AG that develops and markets advanced acoustic technologies for detecting abnormalities through analysis of heart sounds, has leased 2,500 s/f of space at 2 Research Way.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Patients with decompensated heart failure were three times more likely than patients without heart failure to have S3 or S4 heart sounds detected by sensors in a study of 135 patients seen in emergency departments, Sean P.
Content has been expanded in this edition to include cardiac anatomy and physiology and basic heart sounds, in addition to coverage of pulmonary anatomy and physiology, bedside patient assessment, and mechanisms of lung and heart sounds.