closed chest massage

closed chest mas·sage

rhythmic compression of the heart between sternum and spine by depressing the lower sternum backward with the heels of the hands, the patient lying supine.
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closed chest mas·sage

(klōzd chest mă-sahzh')
Rhythmic compression of the heart between sternum and spine by depressing the lower sternum with the heels of the hands, the patient lying supine.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012