cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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Synonyms for cardiopulmonary resuscitation

an emergency procedure consisting of external cardiac massage and artificial respiration

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Also, the literature supporting the claim that spontaneous resuscitation does not occur if no cardio-pulmonary resuscitation is attempted, is very limited.
An ambulance was called and at the same time officers started cardio-pulmonary resuscitation.
Andy desperately tried to revive him, clearing his airwaves and giving him cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
Students were trained on initial assessment of patient, rescue breathing, treatment of foreign body airway obstruction, cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and management of spinal injury patients, Basic Traumatic and Medical Emergency Management and Fire and Rescue.
A BOY has been hailed a hero after keeping his neighbour alive using Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation during a terrifying 20-minute wait for help.
They did relentless cardio-pulmonary resuscitation on Michael Rushby until paramedics arrived and used a defibrillator to shock his heart back into life.
Schools should implement cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and AED training as they develop a response plan; however, even an untrained witness to sudden cardiac arrest can use an AED to restart the heart, stresses Wright.
Her husband, Charles, started cardio-pulmonary resuscitation that was continued until rescuers arrived.
The new booklet is the fourth edition of the Civil Defense Emergency Handbook, which is meant to provide information to the public on how to administer first aid during crises and to provide cardio-pulmonary resuscitation to heart-attack victims.
One of the band's medics performed cardio-pulmonary resuscitation, but his vital signs were already absent when we arrived.
On Monday, Anoop Deol, of the Coventry Road dental practice, in Bedworth, became the 1,000th person to receive the free training in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) was immediately administered by certified by standers, 911 was called, and the ambulance arrived within a matter of minutes.
Perhaps someone administers cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and someone else calls for emergency assistance.
The report provides value ($m), volume (units) and average price ($) data for each segment and sub-segment within seven market categories - Patient Interface, Oxygen Masks, Nasal Cannula, Nebulizer Masks, Resuscitators, Positive End Expiratory Pressure (PEEP) Valves and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Barriers.
A leading example of their courses is the CPR-C with AED certification course, which is designed for dental care facilities and will provide employees with a comprehensive understanding on the latest cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automated external defibrillation techniques.