breathing device


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Noun1.breathing device - a device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failurebreathing device - a device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failure
aqualung, Aqua-Lung, scuba - a device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under water; scuba is an acronym for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus
device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
oxygen mask - a breathing device that is placed over the mouth and nose; supplies oxygen from an attached storage tank
inhalator, respirator - a breathing device for administering long-term artificial respiration
resuscitator - a breathing apparatus used for resuscitation by forcing oxygen into the lungs of a person who has undergone asphyxia or arrest of respiration
snorkel - breathing device consisting of a bent tube fitting into a swimmer's mouth and extending above the surface; allows swimmer to breathe while face down in the water
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The cost is $40 and includes a CPR book, breathing device and a two year certification.
The preliminary results showed that with about half the tests done, the researchers have found significant drops in blood pressure and improvements in large-artery function among those who performed IMST with no changes in those who used a sham breathing device that delivered low-resistance.
The inquest was adjourned to find out what type of breathing device was being used when the fire ignited.
It's a breathing device for scuba divers, so rather unnecessary to have stretched out an octopus's tentacle and measured it.
The procedure involved modifying a breathing device to be adapted for the baby.
While he's hesitant to reveal more details, Xian hinted the story will be set in a seaside town and so they are familiarizing themselves with skin diving - a free diving activity without the use of a portable breathing device.
About a minute later, I suddenly experienced symptoms almost identical to the ones I experienced on the Reduced-Oxygen Breathing Device (ROBD) trainer: numbness and "pins and needles" from my elbows to my fingertips and mid-thigh to my feet.
Wearing a motorized breathing device while sleeping does more than relieve the daytime drowsiness caused by obstructive sleep apnea.
This is a simple five-minute, self-contained scuba-type breathing device.
In 1947, he adapted a military oxygen breathing regulator to produce a manually controlled positive pressure breathing device in order to help a friend's father who was suffering from emphysema.
Kindling said the practical application of some of the devices ASTC Jacksonville personnel use during training - including the low pressure chamber and the reduced oxygen breathing device - can provide a realistic overview to situations naval aviators might face.