Adult: Unconscious Choking
Give Rescue Breaths
Retilt the head and give another rescue breath.
Give 30 Chest Compressions
If the chest still does not rise, give 30 chest compressions.
Look for and Remove Object If Seen
Give 2 Rescue Breaths
What To Do Next
Person must be on firm, flat surface. Remove CPR breathing barrier when giving chest compressions.
There are also chances of other injuries occurring to adults that are not as common or not present with children and infants such as:
- Head, neck and/or spinal injuries
- Stoke (think F.A.S.T.- Face, Arm, Speech, Time)