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CPR

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation; customary, prevailing,and reasonable.

bystander CPR

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) that is performed by a layperson (CPR bystander) who is not part of the organized emergency-response system in a community. Since most cardiac arrests occur outside health care institutions, bystander CPR is an essential part of the chain of survival.
SEE: CPR bystander

dispatcher-assisted bystander CPR

SEE: Dispatcher-assisted cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

dispatcher-assisted CPR

SEE: Dispatcher-assisted cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

high-quality CPR

CPR that improves blood flow to vital organs. It depends on the rate, depth and fraction of chest compressions; the rate of ventilation; and the rapidity with which indicated electrical shocks are delivered to the heart.

telecommunication CPR

SEE: Dispatcher-assisted cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "CPR." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/754541/all/CPR.
CPR. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/754541/all/CPR. Accessed May 24, 2019.
CPR. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/754541/all/CPR
CPR [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 May 24]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/754541/all/CPR.
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