code blue


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code blue

n.
1. A medical emergency in which a team of medical personnel work to revive an individual in cardiac arrest.
2. An order given to initiate such work.

code′ blue′


n.
(often caps.) a medical emergency in which paramedics are dispatched to aid a person undergoing cardiac arrest.
[1980–85]
Translations

Code Blue

n código azul (Ang), anuncio por parlante de emergencia solicitando a los médicos para realizar medidas de reanimación a un paciente en paro cardiorrespiratorio
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