How to use Life-support in a sentence
They fear abusive conservators will shut off life support to patients who would have chosen to live.
The introductory chapter on life support and initial stabilization provides the outline for the initial care of the traumatized patient.
Master Chief settles down into a life support tube.
When mental deficiency and the attendant diseases or disorders are severe, the child may require a life-support system.
If life support is implemented and the child is resuscitated, emergency care will be provided in an attempt to stabilize the child.Advertisement
When performed by healthcare personnel, it is used in conjunction with other basic and advanced life support measures.
Children and adolescents aged eight years and older have reached a body size that can be handled using adult CPR techniques and are thus classified as adults for delivery of CPR and life support.
When functions of the brain are severely limited, the child may be placed on a life support system.
Cardiac pacemakers, electrocardiograph devices, or any other medically implanted device used for life support can be interrupted with use.
The song My Iron Lung compared Creep to a life support system for the band.Advertisement
The crash left his passenger, US Marine John Graziano, with severe brain damage and on life support.
The crash left active duty Marine Graziano in a permanently vegetative state and on life support.
Mr. Marsh was in a coma and attached to life support machines.
Now most means of modern life support have been destroyed or rendered tenuous.