1. Impeccable history. Littmann’s founder, Dr. David Littmann was a distinguished cardiologist and the first one to transform this simple listening instrument into a powerful diagnostic tool. He brought acoustic clarity into stethoscopes.
This company has been in the industry for the last 45 years. Due to its insightfulness and innovation, the brand is now considered synonymous to precision, acoustical superiority and performance.
2. Steths for everyone. Littmann offers a wide variety of models and types to meet the unique needs of cardiologists, anesthesiologists, EMTs/EMS, internists, pediatricians, nurses, medical students, veterinarians and clinicians.
3. High performance. For the professional who requires the finest in precision instrumentation, Littmann delivers.
4. Can be personalized with your choice of tubing and diaphragm colors.
3M Littmann Stethoscope Models
Lightweight II S.E
For your more basic, day-to-day physical examination needs choose one of Littmann’s Lightweight II Special Edition stethoscopes. These are great for checking BP and making other primary diagnosis. A unique, easy-access tear drop shaped diaphragm makes it easier to fit under the blood pressure cuffs.
Littmann’s Select stethoscope offers acoustical clarity with a lightweight, compact and durable design. Its pressure-based sound frequency adjustment with tunable diaphragm helps meds easily switch between low and high frequency sounds without lifting and turning.
Classic II Infant
Littmann’s Classic II Infant stethoscope is good for examining neonates and toddlers. Used world-wide by NICU nurses, neonatologists and pediatricians, this steth has a small diaphragm which ensures more contact at the site of auscultation. Better access gives precise and superior hearing.
Classic II S.E.
Littmann’s Classic II S.E. stethoscope has a compact design, two-sided chest piece, and a tunable diaphragm on one side accompanied with a floating one on the opposite. It’s the perfect companion for emergencies, helping to pick out low frequency sounds even under noise.
Master Classic II
Littmann’s Master Classic II Stethoscope combines award winning ergonomic design with excellent acoustic sensitivity and comfort for quality sound transmission. For overall superior quality, Classic II is considered the 1st choice of most EMTs/EMS, medical assistants, certified nurses and nursing students.
Littmann’s Cardiology III is the most versatile model. It has a two-sided tunable diaphragm, one for adults and one for pediatric auscultation. If you are accustomed to a traditional bell, you can easily convert this to an open bell using the included non-chill bell sleeve on the pediatric side.
Littmann’s Cardiology S.T.C allows you to hear heart and lung sounds with confidence, even in a busy OR. This cardiology-grade stethoscope provides a soft but firm and non-slip matte finished grip for more humid and sweaty conditions with zero tube rubbing nuisance.
Littmann’s Master Cardiology stethoscope is their pinnacle model for premium diagnostic results. It can read 14 heart beat patterns and can be used equally well on infants, adults and pediatrics. It offers high performance acoustical technology, a compact design and two-in-one tubing.
Electronic Model 3100
Littman’s Electronic Model 3100 stethoscope offers sound amplification, noise cancellation and a LCD display. It can eliminate 85% of ambient noise, amplify sounds up to 24x and reduces frictional noise. With this steth, you can even detect/hear an S3 gallop and aortic regurgitation murmur.
Electronic Model 3200
Littman’s Electronic Model 3200 stethoscope offers data generation, data sharing and in-depth analytical capabilities due to its Bluetooth enhancement. It can record, transmit and analyze up to twelve 30-second patient sound tracks via Bluetooth technology and included free software.