RESPONSE Check For Response-ask name-squeeze shoulders
No Response Response
-Send for help -make comfortable
-check for injuries
SEND FOR HELP Call 000 for an ambulance or ask another person to make the call.
AIRWAY Open mouth-if foreign material is present :
-place in the recovery position
-clear airway with fingers
Open airway by tilting head with chin lift
A person chokes when the airway is partly or totally blocked. Infants and small children love to put things in their mouth
Check for breathing-look,listen,feel.
Not normal breathing Normal breathing
-Start CPR -place in recovery position
-treat for shock
CPR-30 chest compressions : 2 breaths
Continue CPR until help arrives
or patient recovers.
DEFIBRILLATION Apply defibrillator if available
and follow voice prompts.