breathing

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Related to Assisted breathing: mechanical ventilation, intermittent positive pressure ventilation
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During the op, nurses took over Bella's breathing using assisted breathing technique called IPPV (Intermittent Positive Pressure Ventilation).
OF While these organs are functioning - even with artificially assisted breathing - they are not dead, and their owner is not dead.
I just knew straight away that the little girl needed emergency CPR and started compressions and assisted breathing.