CPR Quick Reference

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Adult CPR (over 12 yrs)
1 Check the Scene  - make sure it's safe
2 Check the Victim  - tap and shout
3 Call for Help  - Have someone call 9-1-1
      If alone, Call 9-1-1, then do CABs
Compression  - 30 times in 18 seconds
Place heel of one hand in center of chest with your other hand on top and compress 2 inches
Airway  - tilt head back, lift chin to open airway.
Breathing  - Take normal breath, pinch victim's nose closed and give a breath until chest rises.
Give a second breath. Take 1 second per breath.
If chest doesn't rise, open airway again.
 
Repeat C - A - B  until help arrives or victim breathes
 
Child CPR (1 to 12 yrs)
1 Check the Scene  - make sure it's safe
2 Check the Victim  - tap and shout
3 Call for Help  - Have someone call 9-1-1
      If alone, do 5 CABs, then call 9-1-1
Compression  - 30 times in 18 seconds
Place heel of one hand in center of chest with your other hand on top and compress about 2 inches
Airway  - tilt head back, lift chin to open airway.
Breathing  - Take normal breath, pinch victim's nose closed and give a breath until chest rises.
Give a second breath. Take 1 second per breath.
If chest doesn't rise, open airway again.
 
Repeat C - A - B  until help arrives or victim breathes
 
Infant CPR (under 1 yr)
1 Check the Scene  - make sure it's safe
2 Check the Victim  - tap and shout
3 Call for Help  - Have someone call 9-1-1
      If alone, do 5 CABs, then call 9-1-1
Compression  - 30 times in 18 seconds
Place two fingertips of one hand in center of chest and compress 1 1/2 inches
Airway  - tilt head back, lift chin to open airway.
Breathing  - Take normal breath, cover victim's nose and mouth and give a breath until chest rises.
Give a second breath. Take 1 second per breath.
If chest doesn't rise, open airway again.
 
Repeat C - A - B  until help arrives or victim breathes

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