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end–tidal

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adjective \ˈend-ˌtīd-əl\

Medical Definition of end–tidal

  1. :  of or relating to the last portion of expired tidal air End-tidal carbon dioxide monitors are already being used and are recommended to indicate the adequacy of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the likelihood of a successful resuscitation.—Mickey S. Eisenberg and Terry J. Mengert, The New England Journal of Medicine, 26 Apr. 2001


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