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Birth event—baby resuscitation method

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term269410
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 12/12/2018
Definition:Help on this termActive measures taken immediately after birth to establish independent respiration and heartbeat, or to treat depressed respiratory effort and to correct metabolic disturbances.
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Perinatal

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Object class:Birth event
Definition:Help on this termThe sequence of actions by which a baby and the afterbirth (placenta) are expelled or extracted from the uterus at childbirth. The process usually starts spontaneously about 280 days after conception with onset of labour, but it may be started by artificial means.
Specialisation of:Help on this termLife event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this termUniversity of Oxford 2002. Concise Colour Medical Dictionary 3rd ed. UK: Oxford University Press

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Property:Baby resuscitation method
Definition:Help on this termThe action taken for a baby to revive from apparent death or unconsciousness.
Property group:Help on this termBirth event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this termMacquarie University 2003. The Macquarie Dictionary 3rd ed. Sydney: The Macquarie Library Pty Ltd

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Has been superseded by Product of birth—active resuscitation method Health, Standard 12/12/2018

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Birth event—baby resuscitation method, code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018

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