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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Early goal-directed resuscitation of the septic patient during the first six hours after recognition is graded 1C, defined by the Guidelines as a "strong" recommendation with a "low" evidence quality.