Definition of cardiopulmonary in English:

cardiopulmonary

Line breaks: car¦dio|pul¦mon¦ary
Pronunciation: /ˌkɑːdɪəʊˈpʌlmən(ə)ri
 
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adjective

Medicine
  • Relating to the heart and the lungs: cardiopulmonary resuscitation
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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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