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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Market size for Respiratory Disposables market segments - Oxygen Masks, Resuscitators, Patient Interface, Nasal Cannula, Aerosol Masks, Positive End Expiratory Pressure (PEEP) Valves and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Barriers.
She teaches first-aid and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation to nannies.
New guidelines for cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) say Good Samaritans can skip mouth-to-mouth and instead perform only chest compressions on victims of cardiac arrest.
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).
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.
Definitely patience and a cool head because, obviously, we deal with a lot of alcohol-related calls and aggressive callers, not to mention some very emotional calls from people who may have to do Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) on a relative.
Prior to it arriving, a nearby research vessel was alerted to the scene and picked up Mr Pritchard and located Mr Roberts who was given cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR), but it was too late.
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).