CPR Guide

 2017-09-21 01:53 PM by
CPR Guide

Learn how to perform Cardiopulmonary resuscitation the right way..

Danger: Check for danger

Response : Ask patient's name, gently squeeze their hand, and ask someone to call 082 911

Airways : Clear the airways and check any sign of life

Breathing : No sign of life - place onto back, support head and jaw, head tilt opens airways, administer 2 initial breaths OR Signs of life - place patient onto side, clear the airway

Compression : Commence CPR - 30 compressions followed by 2 breaths, continue until help arrives. Infants up to 1 year - don't tilt the head back, cover mouth and nose for breath, use 2 fingers for chest compression

Defibrillation - apply defibrillator if available