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).
Locate the correct hand position by placing the heel of one hand on the ... of the
first hand and try to keep your fingers off of the chest by interlacing them or ... If
you have arthritis in your hands, you can give compressions by grasping the wrist
of the hand ... Q How do I give rescue breaths to an infant when performing CPR?
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Nov 5, 2010 ... To position hands for CPR chest compressions, use the heel of the hand ... the
proper procedures for performing CPR on adults, small children and infants. ...
the one question I got wrong was regarding the placement of the hand. ... from
the horses (the AHA) mouth. not trying to bust your balls or anything, ...
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May 9, 2009 ... Proper Hand Placement and Compressions for CPR - 2010 Guidelines
Compliant ... You should be in the center of the chest, if she has a uniboob then ...
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Place your other hand on top of your first hand and interlock your fingers. ... If you
are on your own, then do 30 chest compressions (almost two ... as per an adult,
and the pads come with a diagram of where on the chest they should be placed.
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ADULT CHILD AND INFANT ... Infant & Child - Infant 1/3 to 1/2 the depth of the
chest. Adult ... Hand placement for compressions; adult: Place the heel of your.
Find out how to safely use cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) for adults,
children ... Keeping your hands on their chest, release the compression and
allow the chest ... Open the child's airway by placing one hand on the child's
forehead and gently ... Watch Vinnie Jones perform hands-only CPR to the beat
of Stayin' Alive.
When performing chest compressions during CPR, you are helping move the
oxygen you ... For adults (>8) - place the heel of one hand in the centre of the
chest, ... This is not effective - you should always keep your arms straight, with
The above advice applies to adults, children and infants needing CPR, but not
newborns. ... Place your other hand on top of the first hand. ... If you're trained in
CPR and you've performed 30 chest compressions, open the ... If you're alone,
perform five cycles of compressions and breaths on the child — this should take ...
Chest compressions must be performed with the casualty lying on a firm surface.
... Remember, for the adult chain of survival (figure 4-1), you should phone first ...
(5) Place the heel of your other hand so that the thumb side is next to your index ...