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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a team of doctors, including emergency physicians and cardiologists, attempted to resuscitate him for a period of one hour and they were unsuccessful.
That would have been appropriate in the hospital she had just left, but in the hospital she moved to, blue meant do not resuscitate.
On average, she now "dies" four times a week as Claire rushes to resuscitate her with the help of an oxygen mask.
Mrs Wyatt, from Portsmouth, said: "When the court made that ruling they said they would not resuscitate her because of her quality of life.
He added: 'He tried desperately to resuscitate them but it was too late.
But he not only resuscitates Oldenburg's and Arman's iconic approach to mass culture and Kaprow's and Whitman's performative architectures, he also repositions sculpture within the participatory radicality of that historical context.
The decision of a physician to place a Do Not Resuscitate Order on a patients charts is a decision which engages medical, legal, and ethical issues.
With Altos Hornos de Mexico (Ahmsa) drowning in debt, rumor has it that several other Mexican companies are willing to step in to resuscitate it.
With products for pacing, defibrillation, circulation, ventilation, and fluid resuscitation, ZOLL provides a comprehensive set of technologies that can help clinicians, EMS professionals, and lay rescuers resuscitate sudden cardiac arrest or trauma victims.
Mr Thomas said a junior doctor spotted the error, but attempts to resuscitate Jack were too late.
I would spend hours of pointless endeavour trying to work out how I had lost some crucial big laugh, and how to resuscitate it.