The Littmann Cardiology III is a stethoscope that is used by advanced medical practitioners, namely cardiologists. It provides a larger range of hearing for missing sounds. While this stethoscope ranges on a more expensive price range, the clarity in sound and excellent acoustics is what sets the Cardiology III apart from many other products. This stethoscope is available in a number of colours and the buyer receives a five year warranty with the purchase.

Before choosing to buy this stethoscope, some factors should be taken under consideration.

  1. What are some specific reasons that you need this stethoscope for?
  2. What is your price range?
  3. What are some important features that you need in a stethoscope?

Features of Littmann Cardiology III


The Cardiology III stethoscope comes at a relatively high price range of €180, but is a worthy investment for those who are looking for a stethoscope that offers complete clarity of sound.

Rubber Earpieces

The rubber earpieces bring comfort to the user as it fits perfectly into the ears without going too deeply into the ear canal. It also allows tension on the headset to be adjusted

Easy to Clean Tubing

The tubing that is made of a smooth, rubberized material that is able to be cleaned easily. This is beneficial as most stethoscopes accumulate a build-up of dirt from skin oils.

Balanced Chestpiece

The chestpiece on this stethoscope is made of stainless steel. It is also dual-sided, with a reversible head and can be used on both adults and pediatric patients. Furthermore, it is made with a diaphragm that is tunable. This means that the pressure of the chestpiece can be regulated easily.

Length & Weight

This stethoscope weighs 13.6 ounces and measures at 27 inches. It is a little heavy but not to the extent of being bulky. At 27 inches it may be a little too short for someone who is very tall.

The Littmann Cardiology III stethoscope is appropriate for everyday clinical use. Its innovative design and versatility of colors make it a product that is appealing for any medical practitioner that is looking for some flair in their equipment.

This stethoscope can be considered quite expensive when compared to others. However, the user can expect to hear sounds at a high quality. As all its features offer a high level of comfort and ease of use, the user will get exactly what they pay for.

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Last Updated on August 13, 2020

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