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CPR in Adults: Positioning Your Hands for Chest Compressions

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Aug 21, 2015 ... Use both hands to give chest compressions. Stack your other hand on top of the one that you just put in position. Lace the fingers of both hands ...

Adult CPR - Compressions - First Aid Web

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When performing chest compressions, proper hand placement is very important. ... ribs meet) then put the heel of your other hand next to your fingers (Figure 1).

How do I position my hands correctly during CPR on an adult? - First ...

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Locate the correct hand position by placing the heel of one hand on the ... the first hand and try to keep your fingers off of the chest by interlacing them or holding them upward. ... If you have arthritis in your hands, you can give compressions by grasping the wrist of the hand ... Q When can I stop performing CPR on an adult?

Technique for chest compressions in adult CPR

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Dec 10, 2011 ... Optimal technique for adult chest compressions includes positioning the patient supine, and .... line as a landmark for hand placement was found to be unreliable [21]. ... Position your shoulders vertically above the patient's sternum. ... for the compressor performing chest compressions to count out loud [13].

Adult CPR - CPRToday!

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Once the airway is unblocked, place your hand on victim's forehead and your ... When performing chest compressions, proper hand placement is very important.

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Nov 5, 2010 ... To position hands for CPR chest compressions, use the heel of the hand ... proper procedures for performing CPR on adults, small children and ...
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Nov 24, 2010 ... The rescuer should place the heel of onehand on the center (middle) of the victim's chest (which is the ... Hand Positioning for Adult Compressions ... Proper Hand Placement and Compressions for CPR - 2010 ... First Aid Training Video - How To Perform ABC's of CPR (Adult Episode) - Duration: 31:00.
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May 9, 2009 ... Proper Hand Placement and Compressions for CPR - 2010 Guidelines ... Adult CPR from Airway, Breathing, and circulation - 2010 Guidelines ...

hands-only CPR - American Red Cross

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Tap on the shoulder and shout, “Are you okay?” and quickly look for breathing. 3. CALL 9-1-1 if no response. 4. If unresponsive and not breathing, BEGIN CHEST COMPRESSIONS. 1. Place the heel of one hand on the center of the chest. 2. ... lacing your fingers together. 3. ... Perform compressions and follow AED prompts.