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Descriptor in English: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Descriptor in Spanish: Reanimación Cardiopulmonar
Descriptor in Portuguese: Reanimação Cardiopulmonar
Descriptor in French: Réanimation cardiopulmonaire
Entry term(s): Basic Cardiac Life Support
CPR
Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation
Code Blue
Life Support, Basic Cardiac
Mouth to Mouth Resuscitation
Mouth-to-Mouth Resuscitation
Mouth-to-Mouth Resuscitations
Resuscitation, Cardio-Pulmonary
Resuscitation, Cardiopulmonary
Resuscitation, Mouth-to-Mouth
Resuscitations, Mouth-to-Mouth
Tree number(s): E02.365.647.110
SP8.946.117.190.180.105
Scope note: The artificial substitution of heart and lung action as indicated for HEART ARREST resulting from electric shock, DROWNING, respiratory arrest, or other causes. The two major components of cardiopulmonary resuscitation are artificial ventilation (RESPIRATION, ARTIFICIAL) and closed-chest CARDIAC MASSAGE.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Online Note: use RESUSCITATION to search CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION 1978-91 & MOUTH-TO-MOUTH RESUSCITATION 1990-91
History Note: 92; was see RESUSCITATION 1978-91; MOUTH-TO-MOUTH RESUSCITATION was see RESUSCITATION 1990-91
See also the descriptors: Heart Arrest MeSH
DeCS UI: 30213
Descriptor UI: D016887
Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/05/30
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation - Preferred
Concept UI M0025694
Scope note The artificial substitution of heart and lung action as indicated for HEART ARREST resulting from electric shock, DROWNING, respiratory arrest, or other causes. The two major components of cardiopulmonary resuscitation are artificial ventilation (RESPIRATION, ARTIFICIAL) and closed-chest CARDIAC MASSAGE.
Preferred term Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Entry term(s) CPR
Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation
Resuscitation, Cardio-Pulmonary
Resuscitation, Cardiopulmonary
Code Blue - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0025697
Preferred term Code Blue
Mouth-to-Mouth Resuscitation - Narrower
Concept UI M0025695
Preferred term Mouth-to-Mouth Resuscitation
Entry term(s) Mouth to Mouth Resuscitation
Mouth-to-Mouth Resuscitations
Resuscitation, Mouth-to-Mouth
Resuscitations, Mouth-to-Mouth
Basic Cardiac Life Support - Narrower
Concept UI M0472519
Preferred term Basic Cardiac Life Support
Entry term(s) Life Support, Basic Cardiac



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