from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See cardiac massage.
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- n. an emergency procedure that employs rhythmic compression of the heart (either through the chest wall or, during surgery, directly to the heart) in an attempt to maintain circulation during cardiac arrest
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