“This was a respiratory arrest, not a cardiac arrest,” Steinberg said.
American Journal of respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 175 (2), 120-125.
The hope was that death would occur quickly in an unconscious senseless person both by cardiac and respiratory arrest.
Brent Moore, et al. “respiratory Effects of Marijuana and Tobacco Use in a U.S. Sample.”
Adam Lausing, an infectious disease researcher at the University of Michigan, emphasized that Ebola is not a respiratory disease.
The pulsations of the heart and the respiratory movements are less frequent, and the circulation is slower.
He then, with a stethoscope, ausculated the lungs, or listened to the respiratory sounds.
The respiratory apparatus in all the terrestrial vertebrates is of the same kind—one single pair of lungs.
No palpitation or respiratory movement can be detected in it.
Death was often sudden, resulting chiefly from cardiac and respiratory complications.
respiratory res·pi·ra·to·ry (rěs'pər-ə-tôr'ē, rĭ-spīr'ə-)
Of, relating to, used in, or affecting respiration.