mouth-to-mouth resuscitation

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n mouth-to-mouth resuscitation an emergency procedure consisting of external cardiac massage and artificial respiration; the first treatment for a person who has collapsed and has no pulse and has stopped breathing; attempts to restore circulation of the blood and prevent death or brain damage due to lack of oxygen
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Usage


In news:

A Veterinarian Saves a Bald Eagle With Mouth-to- Beak Resuscitation.
The Snatch star appeared in a promotional drive for the British Heart Foundation's campaign, which aims to teach the public about a ""kiss-free"" alternative to mouth-to-mouth resuscitation.
The two saved a kitten's life by performing mouth-to-mouth resuscitation on it after it quit breathing.
So it should come as little or no surprise that Henderson County resident Leslie Blanford gave a cat mouth-to-mouth resuscitation .
A Veterinarian Saves a Bald Eagle With Mouth-to-Beak Resuscitation .
When your family pet is in peril, you'd do just about anything to save them, including mouth-to-mouth resuscitation.
A surgeon plunged into waters roiled by rip tides and rough waves to save two young boys, but died despite his wife's frantic efforts to revive him with mouth to mouth resuscitation, police and his wife said today.
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