open chest massage

o·pen chest mas·sage

rhythmic manual compression of the ventricles of the heart with the hand inside the thoracic cavity.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

o·pen chest mas·sage

(ō'pĕn chest mă-sahzh')
Rhythmic manual compression of the ventricles of the heart with the hand inside the thoracic cavity.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012