Translation of defibrillation in Spanish:

defibrillation

desfibrilación, n.

Pronunciation /ˌdiːfɪbrɪˈleɪʃ(ə)n//dəˌfɪbrəˈleɪʃən//diˌfɪbrəˈleɪʃən/

noun

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    desfibrilación feminine
    • The group trained in CPR and defibrillation administered emergency treatment on 128 heart attack victims, and there were 30 survivors.
    • This led to an investigation into ways of automating defibrillation so that defibrillators might be used by more people and, therefore, be more widely deployed in the community.
    • The question of whether incorrect paddle position is a cause of unsuccessful defibrillation of patients in ventricular fibrillation remains unanswered.
    • Frank postulated that if the problem lay outside hospital, ventricular defibrillation should be corrected where it occurred.
    • Traditionally, emergency medical personnel were the only ones who could administer defibrillation.