Life Support

Critical Care
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Critical Care
(Society of Critical Care Medicine)
Gives a definition of life support, discusses the different types of life support measures, and provides other resources to find more information.
Understand Life Support Measures
(Cleveland Clinic)
Discusses life support measures and gives summaries on the most-known methods of life support.

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