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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clinical_death

Clinical death is the medical term for cessation of blood circulation and breathing, the two necessary criteria to sustain human and many other organisms' lives. It occurs when the heart stops beating in a regular rhythm, a condition called ... Bone, tendon, and skin can survive as long as 8 to 12 hours. The brain, however  ...

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Nov 4, 2013 ... How Long Does Your Heart Have to Stop For Before You Can't Be ... has a better chance of surviving with just compressions in most cases); the ...

www.quora.com/How-long-can-you-remain-conscious-after-your-heart-stops-beating

The technical term for the cessation of a heartbeat, is 'cardiac arrest'. My experience is ... I work in a very busy Emergency Department and am also an Advanced Life Support Instructor. Generally speaking, patients tend to lose consciousness ...

www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2014/10/09/4103445.htm

Oct 9, 2014 ... Some people may retain awareness after they have technically died, according to a study ... intervals, enabling the researchers to time how long the experience lasted. ... occurring either before the heart stops or after the heart has been successfully ... Dr Karl: The earworms you can't get out of your head.

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And how long it takes before someone "dies'' after his heart stopped beating. ... When your heart stops beating, you live until your brain dies from lack of oxygen ... Legally I think you can be pronounced dead when your heartbeat flatlines, but  ...

www.livescience.com/46418-clinical-death-definitions.html

Jun 19, 2014 ... In one recent case, a woman was erroneously declared dead after ... Doctors can also declare people dead if their heart stops beating and ... "The question is, how long does the heart have to stop beating before you can call someone dead? ... Your membership helps us deliver great news and content.

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Sep 18, 2008 ... When your heart stops beating, there is no blood getting to your brain. And so what ... People commonly perceive death as being a moment — you're either dead or you're alive. ... Fifty years ago, people couldn't survive after that. How is ... Does that cease immediately as soon as the heart stops? Does it ...

www.reference.com/health/long-can-live-after-heart-stops-f53ffff4f9816155

An individual can live approximately 3 to 6 minutes after the heart stops, according to HowStuffWorks and About.com. If the heart stops and the individual has not ...

www.lifetrainings.com/Does-consciousness-continue-after-death.html

When the heart stops beating no blood gets to your brain, and after about 10 ... would come a time when I would see, "Now there is no possibility of living any more. ... long enough so that you become identified with the reflection in the mirror.