resuscitationmedical dictionary


The restoration to life or consciousness of one apparently dead, it includes such measures as artificial respiration and cardiac massage.

Origin: L. Resuscitare = to revive

(11 Mar 2008)

resupinate, resurrection, resuscitable, resuscitate < Prev | Next > resuscitation orders, resuscitator

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums