Conscious Choking Infant

By:Jodi More

Steps!

Conscious Choking- ask, “Are you choking?

If a person is unable to breath or speak, treat the patient.Treatment:

Activate EMS

Infant-• Support the infant’s face and place body on your forearm.• Keep the infants head lower than the feet.

Administer 5 back blows between the shoulder blades with the palm of your hand.

Support the infant’s head. Turn the baby over onto your other forearm. Give 5 chest thrusts.

Continue back blows and chest thrusts until object comes out or infant becomes unconscious.

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