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RESPIRATION, Med. jur. Breathing, which consists of the drawing into, inhaling, or more technically, inspiring, atmospheric air into the lungs, and then: forcing out, expelling, or technically expiring, from the lungs the air therein. Chit. Med. Jur. 92 and 416, note n.

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In case, the patient is failing to breath, it is a good practice to give artificial respiration.
Ahmed Alferayan said, "Toqa and Yaqeen are recovering; the artificial respiration device was removed from them; they are naturally breathing and that they can move and talk.
Describing the news, he said that 150 ambo bags were also available in the hospital for providing artificial respiration to the children.
The primary products are visualization devices, ventilation products for artificial respiration, electrodes for ECG tests and neurophysiological tests, and manikins for first aid training.
Salmaniya Medical Complex (SMC) equipped with 10 advanced artificial respiration devices.
She also received artificial respiration, but was declared dead soon after, according to Al Arabiya Net.
Prolonged resuscitation was required with intubation and artificial respiration.
Therefore, he has been receiving artificial respiration and is being monitored under controlled parameters," the doctor told the press.
During the fire in the first floor laboratory classroom of the school, the senior science master Mr H Abraham Davies collapsed and firemen who applied artificial respiration and used oxygen equipment for 45 minutes could not revive him.
Measures for immediate, proper and effective handling of medical emergency victims (including life saving techniques of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Artificial Respiration (AR)) of:
Javan, a very hardline newspaper, headlined its front-page report: "Seven months of artificial respiration to nuclear diplomacy.
After a large number of patients put on ventilators, a pressing need to buy saving appliances for artificial respiration was felt among health department officials.