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Table 2 Characteristics of patients

From: Teaching cardiac auscultation to trainees in internal medicine and family practice: Does it work?

33 clinical signs considered as important or « key signs » main diagnoses:  
   aortic regurgitation 3
   aortic stenosis 1
   mitral regurgitation 4
   mitral stenosis 2
   left ventricular dysfunction 3
   pulmonary hypertension with tricuspid regurgitation 1
   ventricular septal defect 1
   operated Tetralogy of Fallot 1
   ductus Botalli 1
  1. 13 patients (10 men, 3 women; 24–78 yrs.)