• Fluid
  • Especially if the crushing weight is on the patient more than 4 hours, but often if it persists more than one hour, careful fluid overload is wise, as well as the administration of intravenous sodium bicarbonate. (wikipedia.org)
  • weight
  • Death by crushing or pressing is a method of execution that has a history during which the techniques used varied greatly from place to place, generally involving the placement of intense weight upon a person with the intent to kill. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to legend, his last words as he was being crushed were "More weight", and he was thought to be dead as the weight was applied. (wikipedia.org)
  • The leading driving car buckled at three points into a V shape and was crushed to less than half its length between the wall and the weight of the train piling up behind it. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to legend, his last words as he was being crushed were "More weight", and he was thought to have been killed as the weight was applied. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some had been conscious and lucid, talking to rescuers, but died of crush syndrome soon after the weight was removed from their bodies. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Rescuers also faced greater difficulties as the weight of the bridge was still crushing the affected carriages, reducing the space in which they had to work to get survivors out, until it was declared that no one was allowed to attempt further entry until the bridge had been lifted. (wikipedia.org)
  • release
  • The Australian Resuscitation Council recommended in March 2001 that first-aiders in Australia, where safe to do so, release the crushing pressure as soon as possible, avoid using a tourniquet and continually monitor the vital signs of the patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • heart
  • Vivien Theodore Thomas (August 29, 1910 - November 26, 1985) was an African-American surgical technician who developed the procedures used to treat blue baby syndrome (now known as cyanotic heart disease) in the 1940s. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1943, while pursuing his shock research, Blalock was approached by pediatric cardiologist Helen Taussig, who was seeking a surgical solution to a complex and fatal four-part heart anomaly called tetralogy of Fallot (also known as blue baby syndrome, although other cardiac anomalies produce blueness, or cyanosis). (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • Within seconds, with all its supports demolished, the bridge and several motor cars on top of it crashed onto the carriages, crushing them and the passengers inside. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Nevertheless this is a Syndrome well known by military doctors and doctors working in Developing Countries. (blogspot.com)