Adult Conscious choking

By: Jodi More


Conscious Choking- ask, “Are you choking?

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

Treatment: Activate EMS

Adult - Stand behind the victim with one foot in-between the victims feet and your other foot behind you.

Place the flat side of your fist just above the patients belly button. Grab the back of your fist with your other hand.

Administer abdominal thrusts, pulling inward and upward, until the object comes out or the patient becomes unconscious.

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