Definition of crash team in English:

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crash team


(In a hospital) a team of medical practitioners that stand by to resuscitate patients who have suffered cardiac or respiratory failure.
Example sentences
  • She returned to find a crash team frantically trying to resuscitate Naazish, of Great Horton, Bradford.
  • These will test the stories of defibrillated patients, who claim they have looked down on the crash teams attending to their lifeless bodies.
  • Fortunately, this piece of news had been met with complete disbelief by the crash team.

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