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Emergency care
A manoeuvre used in drowning and near-drowning victims to clear the pharynx of water and vomitus; the victim is turned prone, the hands of the person rendering CPR are locked together under abdomen, and the victim’s fluid-filled body is lifted to expel water and gas.

Forensic pathology
A technique that may be used by mortuary technicians and others to disrupt rigour, which may be so traumatic to the involved muscle that it may be torn from its insertion in bone.  If the breaking occurs before rigour has completely set in, rigour will develop in the new position.

breaking

Emergency medicine A maneuver used in drowning and near-drowning victims to clear the pharynx of water and vomitus; the victim is turned prone, hands of person rendering CPR are locked together under abdomen, fluid-filled body is lifted to expel water and gas. Cf Flake maneuver, Heimlich maneuver.

Patient discussion about breaking

Q. How do I break it to my mother that I have infantile amnesia

A. i'de let the doctor that diagnosed me with infantile amnesia to tell it to my parents, he can explains to your mother exactly what it means,treatments all sorts..

Q. What are the reasons people break their diet? Recently I passed a screen test for a movie for the main role of heroin. There were 150 people who came for the test and only 13 got selected for various roles. The director suggested all thirteen of us to go on a diet to suit our characters. We were asked to come after dieting for a month. But to our surprise none of us showed any difference. The reason was we all broke our diets. What are the reasons that make people break their diet?

A. there's an aborigine tribe in Australia that it is a custom that the women feed their men for a month every year with "all you can eat" style. they eat much much more then they are used too. after that month , it doesn't take long until they come back to their normal size. that is because the body is not fooled so easily. his has it ways to leave you in your own weight. one of them is make it very very tough to maintain diet.

Q. is there like a big break through in the field of autism therapy and approaching?

A. there is a large amount of research on Autism. Social, neurological, psychiatric etc. today because of new imagine equipment there is better understanding of how our brain works (there are much more to be revealed but still). And there are breakthroughs all the time. You can get updated about research on the subject in this site:
http://www.autism-society.org/site/PageServer?pagename=research_home

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It created a hole about 5 feet deep and 20 feet to 30 feet across, breaking out the pavement in Challenger Way's northbound lanes.
The catcher, before releasing the ball to 2nd base or back to the pitcher, must always take a peek at the runner on 3rd to check his lead and make sure hie is not breaking for home.
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Suspected of breaking windows at an elderly woman's home after ringing the doorbell while she was in the shower, Thomas Carter was arrested after he burst into a Desert Christian classroom but was confronted by the teacher, deputies said.