"Heimlich Maneuver" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An emergency treatment commonly used to clear food and other foreign objects causing AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION.
- Heimlich Maneuver
- Maneuver, Heimlich
- Abdominal Thrusts
- Abdominal Thrust
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