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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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I can't offer any more information, except that they were resuscitating, effectively, a girl, and that girl was left behind on the pitch.
Many parents wanted their baby resuscitating if it was born very premature but this treatment did not improve chances of survival, they found.
The doctor added that resuscitating Mr Nagra, who worked for Jaguar for more than 40 years, would not have cured the underlying cause of his death.
Subsequently, Colette Cronin brought suit against the hospital alleging, in effect, that the hospital wrongfully prolonged the decedent's life by resuscitating the decedent against the express instructions of the decedent and his family.
At a hearing in April this year, Mr Justice Hedley was told by doctors that resuscitating her if she stopped breathing would be "pointless and possibly inhumane" because it would only prolong her suffering.