4 edition of First aid and CPR found in the catalog.
At head of title: National Safety Council.Includes index.
|Statement||Jones and Bartlett Publishers|
|Publishers||Jones and Bartlett Publishers|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 86 p. :|
|Number of Pages||78|
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If there is no pulse or breathing within 10 seconds, begin chest compressions. Prepare to give two rescue breaths. Using your upper body weight, push straight down on the chest about 2 inches 5 centimetersbut not more than 2.
Keep your elbows straight and position your shoulders directly above your hands. 5 inches about 4 centimeters. If you have been trained in CPR, open the airway and start rescue breathing. Find Classes To receive full and CPR certification from the American Red Cross, you must successfully complete an in-person or Simulation Learning course taught by Red Cross instructors.
The American Heart Association suggests performing compressions to the beat of the song "Stayin' Alive. Be careful not to provide too many breaths or to breathe with too much force. Thirty chest compressions followed by two rescue breaths is considered one cycle. Be careful not to provide too many breaths or to breathe with too much force. B: breathing Compressions: Restore blood flow Compressions means you'll use your hands to push down hard and fast in a specific way on the person's chest.
Available online, in-person and via our blended Simulation Learning, which combines online coursework with an in-person skills session, you can learn how to help when it's needed most. Airway: Open the airway After 30 compressions, gently tip the head back by lifting the chin with one hand and pushing down on the forehead with the other hand.
Place the lower palm heel of your hand over First aid and CPR center of the person's chest, between the nipples. The American Heart Association recommends starting CPR with hard and fast chest compressions. Learn more about our classes and find out how to get certified locally. In order to help you maintain your certification, we offer abbreviated CPR and first aid renewal classes not only allow you to stay up to date on the latest techniques, but once complete they allow you to extend your certification by two additional years.
CPR can keep oxygen-rich blood flowing to the brain and other organs until emergency medical treatment can restore a normal heart rhythm. Breathing: Breathe for the child Follow these steps for mouth-to-mouth breathing for a child. Have the other person begin CPR.
After the two breaths, immediately begin the next cycle of compressions and breaths.
If pediatric pads aren't available, use adult pads.
Then quickly call 911 or your local emergency number and get the AED if one is available.