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Is there a murmur during diastole? The angle is the site of the joint which connects the manubrium with the rest of the sternum. Ask the patient to whisper "one two three" as you listen to areas of suspected consolidation. Carotid upstrokes refer to the quantity and timing of blood flow into the carotids from the left ventricle. If a murmur is present, how loud is it? There is, however, a phenomenon referred to at the gallavardin Effect which can cause murmurs of AS to sound as loud towards the axilla as they do over the aortic region. The following anatomic pictures will aid you in understanding the principles of cardiac auscultation.