resuscitation

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resuscitation

[ri‚səs·ə′tā·shən]
(medicine)
Restoration of consciousness or life functions after apparent death.
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Manley concluded that these results suggest that small volume resuscitation with Hemopure may provide an ideal fluid for rapid and early cerebral resuscitation, particularly in the pre-hospital setting, and may provide temporary oxygen-carrying support, or an "oxygen bridge," during transport and initial hospital management of trauma patients.
Cerebral resuscitation after cardiac arrest: A review.