How to perform CPR for teens

By: Lauren Baumgardner

What you need to know about CPR.

Our goal for you is to make sure that you learn to "Be The Beat" and pump blood to a victim's vital organs if you are ever in the situation where you see an adult or teen suddenly collapse. Hand's only CPR can double or even triple a victim's chance of survival. Why? Chest compressions push oxygen through the body to keep vital organs.

How to perform hand's only CPR

1. Call 911

2. Push hard and fast in the center of the chest

Hands-Only CPR Demo Video

Why hand's only CPR?

Hand's only CPR is easy to remember and an effective option for people who have been trained in CPR before, but aren't confident in using it can't remember and perform the steps of conventional CPR.

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