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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Part 5: Adult basic life support and cardiopulmonary resuscitation quality: 2015 American heart association guidelines update for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Quality: Improving Cardiac Resuscitation Outcomes both Inside and Outside the Hospital: A consensus Statement from the American Heart Association.
Kids save lives--Training school children in cardiopulmonary resuscitation worldwide is now endorsed by the World Health Organization (WHO).
To improve education quality, the company has been using an emergency medical training simulator provided by the Korea Association of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. Shin completed the CPR professional rescue training course provided by the manufacturer.
| If they are not breathing, you need to start CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation - a combination of chest pressure and rescue breaths) straight away.
Public Knowledge and Attitudes towards Bystander Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in China.
Kim, "The effect of a cellular-phone video demonstration to improve the quality of dispatcher-assisted chest compression-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation as compared with audio coaching," Resuscitation, vol.
Therefore, in selected cases of OHCA, substituting failed spontaneous circulation by an extracorporeal device seems to be an attractive approach, that is, to use extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation (ECPR).
Abella et al., "Part 5: adult basic life support: 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care," Circulation, vol.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) involves delivering chest compressions and positive pressure ventilation to cardiac arrest victims to maintain circulatory blood flow and oxygen delivery [1].
Should family members be present during cardiopulmonary resuscitation? A review of the literature.
Cardiopulmonary arrest (CPA) is a sudden and an unexpected halt in patients' breathing and/ or circulation for multiple reasons.1 Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) can double or triple the likelihood of survival after cardiac arrest.6
The online course Cornell offers on pet CPR explained on these pages was developed from more than 100 board-certified veterinary specialists' reviewing more than 1,000 scientific papers related to cardiopulmonary resuscitation. They're the first evidence-based recommendations to resuscitate dogs and cats in cardiac arrest.
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