Life support: 1. A therapy or device designed to preserve someone's life when an essential bodily system is not doing so. Life support may, for example, involve enteric feeding (by a tube), total parenteral nutrition, mechanical ventilation, a pacemaker, defibrillator, heart/lung machine, or dialysi...
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any device or technique used to maintain life functions or necessities for maintaining life, such as when a patient's bodily functions have ceased to function or when a person is in an extreme environment such as a space shuttle. advanced life support(ALS) a level of emerg...
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[TV series] Life Support was a comedy programme on Australia`s SBS network which satirised lifestyle television programs. It ran for three seasons. On Australia Day 2006, a Life Support Marathon was shown on the Comedy Channel showing the first series and half of the second. ==Concept== A sa...
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[disambiguation] Life support is a set of therapies for preserving a patient`s life when essential body systems are not functioning sufficiently to sustain life. Life support may also refer to the following: ==In reality== == In entertainment == ...
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[aviation] Life support, or aircrew life support, in aviation, is the field centered on, and related technologies used in, ensuring the safety of aircrew, particularly military aviation. This includes safety equipment capable of helping them survive in the case of a crash, accident, or malfu...
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Life support, in medicine is a broad term that applies to any therapy used to sustain a patient`s life while they are critically ill or injured. There are many therapies and techniques that may be used by clinicians to achieve the goal of sustaining life. Some examples include: These techniques are...
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The subsystems aboard a manned spacecraft or space station that maintain a livable environment within a pressurized crew compartment. They provide oxygen, drinking water, waste processing, temperature control, and carbon dioxide removal.
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[film] Life Support is a 2007 American film starring Queen Latifah. It is loosely based on the real life story of Andrea Williams, an HIV-positive woman. The film premiered January 26, 2007 at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival and premiered on HBO on March 10, 2007. ==Plot== Ana Wallace (Queen...
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[album] Life Support is the fourth studio album by Australian soft rock band Air Supply, released in 1979. The album contains the original version of the later hit single "Lost in Love", which peaked at #1 on Australian charts. "Just Another Woman" would also be re-released on the album ``Lo...
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[adj] - of or pertaining to equipment or methods used to sustain life
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Life-support: Pertaining to life support, as in 'He is only here because of the life-support systems.
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adjective of or pertaining to equipment or methods used to sustain life
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I took this picture myself and probably was mistaken in my choice of licence, back in 2005, when I uploaded it. It is now public domain. It can be used or deleted. ...
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