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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Advanced Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation for adults -- OMR50 Ministry staff/OMR139 non-MOH staff 3.
New Delhi [India], Mar 24 ( ANI ): There is an urgent need to make CPR (Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation) training a must in schools and colleges and even at community level so that family members of those people, who fall under high risk zone for developing heart ailments, can give immediate medical assistance in times of emergency when the breathing or heart beats stop.
"Young children need to be actively supervised in, on, or near the water and although parents have a million things to do, learning CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation) should be at the top of the list.
Residents are being invited to the campaign booth to learn about water safety and get educated on how to perform some life saving skills such as cardio-pulmonary resuscitation.
Guided by staff in the ambulance control room, she began cardio-pulmonary resuscitation - a skill she had learned years before.
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.
I started to give him CPR (Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation) and mouth-to-mouth until the paramedics came.
An ambulance was called and at the same time officers started cardio-pulmonary resuscitation.
"Crews arrived to find a young boy in cardiac arrest being given cardio-pulmonary resuscitation by a member of the public," the spokesman said.
A BOY has been hailed a hero after keeping his neighbour alive using Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation during a terrifying 20-minute wait for help.
His heart stopped six times and he was revived by life-saving cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and a defibrillator which sends an electric current to the heart.
They did relentless cardio-pulmonary resuscitation on Michael Rushby until paramedics arrived and used a defibrillator to shock his heart back into life.
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.
"There was an ex-Army man in the area who knew cardio-pulmonary resuscitation so he started trying to resuscitate him."