Protect against disease transmission.
Restart the heart.
Reduce the amount of oxygen in a victim’s blood.
Perform 5 abdominal thrusts, with each thrust being a distinct attempt to dislodge the object.
Place the adult in a modified-H.A.IN.E.S. recovery position.
Give rescue breaths at a rate of 1 rescue breath about every 3 seconds.
Give rescue breaths at a rate of 1 rescue breath about every 5 seconds.
Early recognition of the emergency and early access to EMS
Infant - 30:2
Child - 30:2
Adult - 30:2
Adult - 15:2
Check airway, breathing and circulation.
Have the victim stop what he or she is doing and rest.
Obtain the victim’s consent.
Summon EMS personnel.
Begin rescue breathing.
Look for movement and recheck for breathing and a pulse.
Perform 5 cycles (about 2 minutes) of CPR.
Restart the AED.
80bpm (beats per minute)
The AED may not deliver the correct shock to the victim.
The AED will not work unless you stand clear.
The victim’s arm may swing out and strike you when the shock is delivered.
You or someone else could get shocked.
Adult: 2 to 2.5 inches
Infant: 0 to .5 inches
Child: 1 to 2 inches
Adult: 1.5 to 2 inches
Child 1.5 to 2 inches