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Get a head start at school with a 3M™ Littmann® Stethoscope.


3M™ Littmann® Stethoscopes give students the advantage of professional-level acoustics and features, plus programs and tools to support them as they launch their medical careers.

Get a head start at school with a 3M Littmann Stethoscope.

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    A stethoscope is one of the first things you buy as you begin clinical training, but which one is best for you? Consider a Littmann stethoscope, the choice of millions of medical professionals around the world who are dedicated to providing the best patient outcomes.

    Learn more about:
    How to choose a stethoscope

    Why Littmann stethoscopes are the choice of professionals

    We recommend two Littmann stethoscope models for students looking for a high-quality, reliable stethoscope that gives you the advantage of excellent acoustics. Both feature the versatility of a two-sided chestpiece — one side sized for adults and one sized for pediatrics that can be converted to an open bell.

Earn free Littmann stethoscopes.

Get started on a sale.

Organize a sponsored sale and earn free Littmann stethoscopes for your school or student organization.

How a student sale works:

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    Earn 1 credit for every 10 stethoscopes purchased as part of the sale.

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    Redeem 1 Credit

    Redeem 1 credit to get a Classic stethoscope donated to your school or student organization.

  • A close-up image of a 3M™ Littmann® Cardiology IV™ Stethoscope chestpiece.

    Redeem 2 Credits

    Redeem 2 credits to get a Cardiology or Teaching stethoscope donated to your school or student organization.

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    The power to learn in the palm of your hand with our free educational app.

    Practice your auscultation skills anytime, anywhere with the 3M™ Littmann® Learning Institute app, free with the purchase of a 3M™ Littmann® Stethoscope. The app allows you to practice and improve your auscultations skills, which can result in better performance in school or your practice and provide better patient outcomes.

    With the app, you can:

    • Develop diagnostic skills using patient scenarios
    • Listen to real heart and lung sounds to recognize different conditions
    • Track your progress
    • Test your knowledge

    Unlock the full content of the app with the serial number found on the chestpiece of your Littmann stethoscope.

    Go to the iTunes App Store or Google Play to download the free app and start training today!

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