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depth of compression for age 1 to puberty
press down 1/3 to 1/2 the depth of chest with each compression
correct compression-ventilation rate for 2 rescuer CPR for an child
15 comp/2 breath ratio, still 100 compression/min rate
correct compression-ventilation rate for 2 rescuer CPR for and adult
30 comp/2 breaths ratio, 100 compression per min rate
compression method for adult or child
heel of 1 hand, other hand on top, or 1 hand for small victims
activate the emergency response system for child or infant
after giving 5 cycles of CPR, unless you witness child collapsing suddenly
checking pulse location for child
carotid pulse, if no pulse or pulse is less than 60 bpm with signs or poor perfusion, start CPR
checking pulse location for infant
brachial pulse, if no pulse or pulse is less than 60 bpm with signs or poor perfusion, start CPR
hand placement for heimlich maneuver
thumb and fist against victims abdomen, in the midline, above navel and below breastbone
for a RESPONSIVE choking infant use:
a combination of back slaps and chest thrusts to remove the airway obstruction
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