Resuscitative Re*sus"ci*ta*tive, a. Tending to resuscitate; reviving; revivifying. [1913 Webster]

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  • resuscitative — re·sus·ci·ta·tive ri səs ə .tāt iv adj of or relating to resuscitation <resuscitative methods> …   Medical dictionary

  • resuscitative — resuscitate ► VERB 1) revive from unconsciousness. 2) make active or vigorous again. DERIVATIVES resuscitation noun resuscitative adjective resuscitator noun. ORIGIN Latin resuscitare raise again …   English terms dictionary

  • resuscitative —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌtād.iv adjective Etymology: resuscitate + ive : tending to resuscitate : reviving, revivifying lifeguards were taught the basic resuscitative methods …   Useful english dictionary

  • resuscitative — adjective see resuscitate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • resuscitative — See resuscitable. * * * …   Universalium

  • resuscitative — adjective Such as to revive or resuscitate a person …   Wiktionary

  • resuscitative — rɪ sÊŒsɪteɪtɪv / tÉ™t adj. serving to restore life, reviving; serving to restore consciousness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • resuscitative — re·sus·ci·ta·tive …   English syllables

  • resuscitative care — The aggressive management of life and limb threatening injuries. Interventions include emergency medical treatment, advanced trauma management, and lifesaving surgery to enable the patient to tolerate evacuation to the next level of care. See… …   Military dictionary

  • forward resuscitative surgery — The urgent initial surgery required to render patients transportable for further evacuation to medical treatment facilities staffed and equipped to provide for their care. Forward resuscitative surgery is performed on patients with signs and… …   Military dictionary

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