resuscitate


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resuscitate

verb breath fresh life into, bring back to life, cure, improve, reanimate, recreate, recuperate, reestablish, refresh, regenerate, rehabilitate, reinvigorate, rekindle, remedy, renew, restore, restore to life, resurrect, revivify, renovate, revitalize, revive
See also: cure, recall, remedy, renew, restore, resurrect
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It is alleged he failed to resuscitate the cancer patient after she stopped breathing.
Eyewitness David Waters said: "Paramedics turned up pretty quickly and were trying to resuscitate her for a while.
Tragically, despite every effort to resuscitate her, she died in hospital five days later.
Jurors heard that Karl Harris, 45, told his less experienced colleague there was "no point" in attempting to resuscitate Barry Baker after the pair were sent to his home in Brighton, East Sussex.
Telling about the attempts made by his brother's personal doctors to save him, the visibly shaken Jermaine said: "The personal physician who was with him at the time attempted to resuscitate my brother - as did paramedics who transported him to the hospital.
Hospitals in the West, on the other hand, are following the Arizona model and using purple for do not resuscitate.
Pou said: "There were patients there that had orders of do not resuscitate, in other words if they died, to allow them to die naturally and not use any heroic methods to resuscitate them.
But devoted Claire, 32, keeps a vigil so that she can resuscitate the 16-month-old tot.
Darren Wyatt, aged 33, originally from Tamworth, Staffordshire, and his wife, Debbie, 24, will take the letter to the Court of Appeal on Thursday to persuade judges to overturn the order not to resuscitate the 22-month-old girl if she stops breathing.
Attempts were made to resuscitate him and he was transported to a hospital where he was placed on life support.
Paramedics arrived and tried to resuscitate the boy but he was already dead.