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German term or phrase:Herzdruckmassage
English translation:cardiac massage
Entered by: Antoinette-M. Sixt Ruth
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12:18 Aug 11, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical / Emergency Room Medicine
German term or phrase: HDM
Could anyone please confirm that HDM stands for Herzdruckmassage?
English: cardiac pressure massage.
Another possibility: Hirndruckmessgerät.
Context: Emergency Room Report.
Antoinette-M. Sixt Ruth
Local time: 06:02
Just as you guessed
According to the site below, "Herzdruckmassage" is exactly what "HDM" stands for.
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Rowan Morrell
New Zealand
Local time: 01:02
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Thanks, Rowan.
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5 +2Just as you guessedRowan Morrell



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Just as you guessed

According to the site below, "Herzdruckmassage" is exactly what "HDM" stands for.

    Reference: http://www.alber.de/terminologie.html
Rowan Morrell
New Zealand
Local time: 01:02
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1459
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Thanks, Rowan.

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agree  xxxtonnie
1 hr

agree  opedos: I advice you not to use "pressure".In english medical terminology it's generally used as only "cardiac massage".So you don't need to translate "druck"0,
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