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cardiopulmonary Syllabification: car·di·o·pul·mo·nar·y
Pronunciation: /ˌkärdēōˈpo͝olməˌnerē/ /-ˈpəl-/

Definition of cardiopulmonary in English:


Of or relating to the heart and the lungs.
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  • We will summarize the content of and access to selected databases with information related to cardiopulmonary physical therapy.
  • Some centers, however, routinely perform lung transplantation using cardiopulmonary bypass with good results.
  • All ambulances were manned by a nurse or paramedic and a driver, equipped with a manual defibrillator and qualified to perform advanced cardiopulmonary life support.

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