Textbooks & Equipment
You are required to have the following items for the ICM courses. These items will also be used in clinical rotations in medical school and throughout your career.
Stethoscope with separate bell and diaphragm heads (2 acoustic channel model is preferable).
Sphygmomanometer (recommend anaeroid type)
Otoscope and ophthalmoscope with rechargeable halogen light, 3.5 V and insufflator bulb. The nasal speculum and transilluminator heads are not required.
Flashlight (either a separate penlight or part of the otoscope-ophthalmoscope handle).
Flexible tape measure or ruler.
Watch (digital or with a sweep second hand).
Tuning fork (256 cps is recommended).