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Running head: PHYSICAL EXAMINATION OF LUNGS AND THORAX1Physical Examination of Lungs and ThoraxStudent’s NameInstitutional Affiliation
PHYSICAL EXAMINATION OF LUNGS AND THORAX2Physical Examination of Lungs and ThoraxLung and Thorax examination can be classified as Respiratory examination. Theprocedure is put into practice when a patient presents a problem with his or her respiratorysystem. It is also essential to note that respiratory examination is also part of the physicalexamination. Some of the significant challenges presented by patients in such circumstancesinclude Dyspnea which is a condition where a patient has shortness of breath. Another majorproblem might consist of severe coughs and chest pains. However, the procedure is rarelyperformed, and in some cases, it is performed in isolation. In most cases, such examination ismerged with another procedure known as cardiac examination. The current document is a toolassessment checklist for the lungs and thorax examination.

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Physician, Physical examination, Heart sounds

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