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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Factors positively associated with out-of-hospital cardiac arrests described in two systematic reviews were: olderage, male gender, witnessed cardiac arrest and early start of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)13,15.
Key Words: Cardiopulmonary arrest (CPA), Basic Life Support(BLS),Medical Emergency (ME) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation was applied to 74(23%) patients for <20 minutes and to 247(76.
The results show that cardiopulmonary resuscitation performed before the arrival of the ambulance is associated with over a two-fold increase in the chance of survival.
Chest compression-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest with public-access defibrillation: A nationwide cohort study.
Part 8: Advanced life support: 2010 international consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations.
The impact of patient care categories on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and ventilator support.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and dialysis: outcome and patients' views.
The IOM also admits that a major concern in allowing NHBD is the question as to whether the cardiopulmonary resuscitation of a potential donor has been vigorous or sustained enough.
Television programs often show the inadvertent presence of family members during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) efforts, yet the reality is often the opposite.
Our team members received rifle marksmanship, nuclear/biological/chemical and cardiopulmonary resuscitation training.
As he began applying cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), Trooper Riedel arrived at the scene.
If they simply have individuals present or scheduled who are trained in cardiopulmonary resuscitation, but they have no automated external defibrillator available for use, the question arises if this will be considered "technologically advanced service.
The plaintiffs challenged the lack of a policy relating to the administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) to detainees who attempt suicide, and the lack of a written policy for detection and prevention of suicide.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation is a relatively recent medical intervention.
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