resuscitate

(redirected from resuscitated)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal.

re·sus·ci·tate

(rē-sŭs'i-tāt),
To perform resuscitation.
[L. resuscito, to raise up again, revive]

resuscitate

(rĭ-sŭs′ĭ-tāt′)
tr.v. resusci·tated, resusci·tating, resusci·tates
To restore consciousness or other signs of life to (one who appears dead): resuscitated the man after cardiac arrest.

re·sus′ci·ta·ble (-tə-bəl) adj.
re·sus′ci·ta′tion n.
re·sus′ci·ta′tive adj.

re·sus·ci·tate

(rē-sŭs'i-tāt)
To perform resuscitation.
[L. resuscito, to raise up again, revive]
References in periodicals archive ?
The risk of a low IQ for children who were resuscitated and also required further treatment for signs of brain damage, known as encephalopathy, was six times higher than babies delivered without any problem.
He was resuscitated, but the nature of the injuries raised concerns with the medical staff,'' said Officer Asta Webster.
In an animal study, the escalating shock consistently resuscitated piglets after prolonged sadden cardiac arrest.
Explaining her reason for the tattoo, she said: 'Years ago when I was nursing I could see they resuscitated so many people who they shouldn't have.
RESURRECTION "is not just about the dead person being resuscitated.
He and fellow researchers are testing a technique that could one day save heart-arrest victims who cannot be resuscitated.
Fluxus and Happenings artists resuscitated the architectural type of the Kiosk or the Store, displacing assemblage aesthetics.
A YOUNG mum was killed and her baby had to be resuscitated after a fire ripped through her Birmingham home yesterday.
Sawatzky not be resuscitated in the event he experienced cardiac arrest, but ordered resuscitation in light of objections made by Mrs.
DNR orders are designed to minimise the suffering of the very elderly or terminally ill by stating that in the event of the patient suffering a heart attack or stroke, they will not be resuscitated.
Because she is a ward of the state, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services petitioned the courts in 1991 for the right to decide whether she should be resuscitated in a medical emergency.
After 12 minutes of respiratory arrest, the animals were resuscitated by the intravenous infusion of 6% hetastarch in lactated electrolyte injection -- BioTime's proprietary blood plasma volume expander.