Resuscitation – meaning of the word and examples

The act of bringing someone or something back to life or waking them. (Cambridge Dictionary)

A return to success after a difficult period, especially in business. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To revive from apparent death or from unconsciousness. (Merriam – Webster)

Revive (someone) from unconsciousness or apparent death. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Make (something) active or vigorous again. (Oxford Dictionaries)

If you resuscitate someone who has stopped breathing, you cause them to start breathing again. (Collins Dictionary)


Resuscitate!: How Your Community Can Improve Survival from Sudden Cardiac Arrest (Samuel and Althea Stroum Book)

Review of Ordering Don’t Resuscitate in Iranian Dying Patients.


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