respiratory arrest


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respiratory arrest

[′res·prə‚tȯr·ē ə′rest]
(medicine)
Sudden cessation of spontaneous respiration due to failure of the respiratory center.
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There was no statistically significant association between sex, code blue activation status, resuscitation status to a patient with cardiac or respiratory arrest status, running period as a health staff of participants, and the status of awareness regarding the code blue system (p>0.
The cause of death was hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy due to respiratory arrest due to airway obstruction, secondary to tracheal compression due to a neck haematoma one day after a thyroidectomy.
She was rushed to the RVI at Newcastle, where neurologists found Evie had suffered hypoxic brain damage due to the infections causing her respiratory arrest.
Depending on the dose ingested, findings related with the gastrointestinal system including, nausea and vomiting are observed primarily and findings related with the central nervous system including hyperactivity, tremor, headache, hallucinations, dizziness, delirium, clouded consciousness, seizure, apnea, respiratory arrest and coma may be observed subsequently.
But on June 2, while eating a meal of sausage and chips Mr Carpenter suffered cardiac respiratory arrest.
The star was rushed to The Mount Sinai Hospital on August 28 after going into cardiac and respiratory arrest following routine throat surgery at the Yorkville Endoscopy Center.
The 81-year-old comedian was rushed to hospital on Thursday after cardiac and respiratory arrest.
A caller told the 911 operator: "We have somebody in either cardiac or respiratory arrest.
The comedy legend is under a 48-hour watch in the intensive care unit after she went into respiratory arrest while undergoing a routine operation on her vocal cords.
He had suffered an 18-minute respiratory arrest, the emergency services said on Saturday.
The bird was rehospitalized on day 66 for increasing severity of clinical signs and found 3 days later hanging with its head down, in respiratory arrest.
The babies died after suffering a cardiac respiratory arrest on April 1.