defibrillation

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defibrillation

[dē‚fib·rə′lā·shən]
(medicine)
Stopping a local quivering of muscle fibers, especially of the heart.
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They knew that, but they still used defibrilator on him.
Although she was just 30 yards from the intensive cardiac unit medics couldn't get her stable enough to move her and kept having to hit her with electric shocks from a defibrilator.
EVERY club in the SFL will be provided with a defibrilator from the first pounds 50,000 received from the New Football Pools.
Michael Eddie ( left), Community First responder and Ian Inglesant of the Coventry Ambulance Centre, demonstrating the defibrilator.
ONE four-star Irish hotel offers its guests the ultimate extra - a defibrilator to jumpstart for their hearts.
Then when the ambulance car came it didn't have a defibrilator so they had to wait for another vehicle.
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The firefighters will be trained in NEAS level 2 community first responder which includes basic life support, CPR, oxygen therapy and using a defibrilator.
Victory Shield winners were Warkworth First School and Champions Shield champions were Broomhill First School Tiny Woods Academy would like to thank Amble Community Team for providing refreshments and the Stephen Carey Fund for delivering defibrilator training.
The paramedics arrived and gave him oxygen, but then his heart stopped again so they used a defibrilator and got it started again.