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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She rang 999 and gave him mouth-to-mouth resucitation until paramedics arrived.
Michael Hayes, 30, cradled son James in his arms and gave him mouth-to-mouth resucitation.
Despite his efforts to save them and a two-hour resucitation bid by doctors, the boys died in hospital.
Sean kicked the wire free and was violently electrocuted himself but managed to recover and carry out resucitation until his friend, Steven Portman, aged 15, began to respond.
When police and paramedics arrived the resucitation efforts continued but to no avail.