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re spuh ray ter

  • n  a breathing device for administering long-term artificial respiration
  • n  a protective mask with a filter; protects the face and lungs against poisonous gases

  • Next, as to taking a respirator out of China, which otherwise might have been used to save the life of a Chinese: the original respirator which young Snite was placed in .
  • Denver set up a wail for a respirator.
  • Thus anencephalics would be taken off the respirator at set intervals to see whether spontaneous breathing had ceased.
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  • Four men recognized after saving woman from burning apartment building
    Four men were honored Wednesday morning after saving a woman from her burning home back in December.  The fire happened on Dec. 27 along Allegany Avenue in Emporium.  Officials said 28-year-old Krista Losey was trapped inside of the burning structure that was split into multiple apartments.  Losey had been bedridden and on a respirator due to ongoing health issues.  Trooper Brian Harmon of the ...
    June 12, 2013 - WJAC 6 Johnstown

  • Tan Tock Seng in Times of India
    Study author Brenda Sze Peng Ang, MD, of the Tan Tock Seng Hospital in Singapore said: "What is more important than using high-filtration or respirator masks for known or suspected cases is to have a uniform policy, such as using surgical masks,...
  • Elijah Cummings in CNN
    These guys, they don't get it,Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, said on CNN's "American Morning." "They came to us basically saying 'we are on the critical list, and we need a respirator,' and we bail them out, and the next thing we know,...
  • Kim Jong Il in AFP
    President Kim suffered from rapid breathing last night...... We linked the patient to a respirator at 3:00 am,Park Chang-Il, who is also a doctor, told a press briefing.

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