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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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The lifeguard should demonstrate the ability to ventilate a victim in the water with and without a flotation device for support, using stimulated artificial respiration.
The most important business areas are Respiratory Care, Cardiology and Neurology, and the most important products in these areas are ventilation products for artificial respiration and single-use electrodes for ECG recordings and neurophysiological examinations.
Contract awarded for fans lease 5 artificial respiration mechanics for the national pediatric hospital of coatepeque
Javan, a very hardline newspaper, headlined its front-page report: "Seven months of artificial respiration to nuclear diplomacy.
Summary: Opening his eyes, Ali wiggles his tiny legs as an artificial respiration device grinds away next to him.
He was put on artificial respiration in the hospital's intensive care unit, but serious injuries to his chest led to his death on Saturday morning," the police said.
I believe today they decided there was the need to unplug a commission which had survived on artificial respiration," Deputy Prime Minister BE-lent Arync told reporters following a weekly Cabinet meeting, blaming the panel's opposition members.
The Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services (DCAS) is also training specialists and healthcare staff from some private ambulance facilities on essential life support procedures such as heart resuscitation, and how to perform artificial respiration, he added.
He is not receiving artificial respiration and is not connected to tubes, as some have said.
He waded in and dragged the unconscious woman to the bank and revived her with artificial respiration.
In 1887, George Fell of Buffalo revived the technique, describing an apparatus to maintain artificial respiration via a tracheotomy or facemask (2).
The team from Al Baraha Hospital used an artificial respiration device in their treatment of the patient, who was suffering from acute hoarseness due to a virus on her vocal cords.