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ba·sic life sup·port

(bā'sik līf sŭ-pōrt'),
Emergency cardiopulmonary resuscitation; control of bleeding; treatment of shock, acidosis, and poisoning; stabilization of injuries and wounds; and basic first aid.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

basic life support

The constellation of emergency procedures needed to ensure a person’s immediate survival, including CPR, control of bleeding, treatment of shock and poisoning, stabilisation of injuries and/or wounds, and basic first aid.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

basic life support

Emergency medicine The constellation of emergency procedures needed to ensure a person's immediate survival, including CPR, control of bleeding, treatment of shock and poisoning, stabilization of injuries and/or wounds, and basic first aid. Cf Advanced life support.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ba·sic life sup·port

(bā'sik līf sŭ-pōrt')
Provision of resuscitation and management and assessment of life-threatening conditions.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ba·sic life sup·port

(bā'sik līf sŭ-pōrt')
Emergency cardiopulmonary resuscitation; con-trol of bleeding; treatment of shock, acidosis, and poisoning; stabilization of injuries and wounds; and basic first aid.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Section 3 of the Act, also known as 'Basic Life Supprt for Basic Education Students,' mandates that 'all public and private basic education schools operating nationwide to provide their students with basic life support training through the use of psychomotor training in an age-appropriate manner.'

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