HyperDic: artificial_respiration

English > 1 sense of the expression artificial respiration:
NOUNactartificial respirationan emergency procedure whereby breathing is maintained artificially
English > artificial respiration: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningAn emergency procedure whereby breathing is maintained artificially.
Part ofcardiopulmonary resuscitation, CPR, cardiac resuscitation, mouth-to-mouth resuscitation, kiss of lifeAn emergency procedure consisting of external cardiac massage and artificial respiration
Broaderbreathing, external respiration, respiration, ventilationThe bodily process of inhalation and exhalation
emergency procedure(medicine) a procedure adopted to meet an emergency (especially a medical emergency)
Spanishrespiración artificial
Catalanrespiració artificial

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