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If a person has stopped breathing and is recieving pulmonary resuscitation would it be better to administer pure oxygen or a mixture of oxygen and carbon dioxide?

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  1. I hope you are not in the emergency room when I arrive. Carbon dioxide, and carbon monoxide, are poisionous gases.

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