Infant Unconscious Choking

By:Jodi More

Steps!

Activate EMS, send someone to call 911

Adult, Child, and Infant- Give 30 chest compressions

Open the airway and check the mouth for a foreign body. If something is seen sweep it out with a finger. Use the pinky finger for an infant.

Attempt rescue breaths. If breaths do not make the chest rise, reposition head and reattempt rescue breaths.

Open the airway and check the mouth for a foreign body. If something is seen sweep it out with a finger. Use the pinky finger for an infant.

Give 2 breaths.

If breaths do not make the chest rise, reposition head and reattempt rescue breaths. Continue compressions, foreign body check, breathing attempts until air goes in and chest rises.

If victim is still unconscious and not breathing normally, continue CPR withcycles of 30 compressions to 2 breaths.

If the victim vomits, roll the victim on his side and clear out his airway.

After the airway is cleared. Roll the victim back and continue care.

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