CPR for Adult 3 - Chest Compressions
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Continue CPR (30 chest compressions followed by 2 breaths, then repeat) until the person recovers or help arrives. If an AED for adults is available, use it as soon as possible.
Give the person 2 more breaths. The chest should rise.
Give 30 chest compressions. These compressions should be FAST and hard. Press down about 2 inches into the chest. Each time, let the chest rise completely. Count the 30 compressions quickly: "1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,20,21,22,23,24,25,26,27,28,29,30, off."
Position your body directly over your hands.
Place the heel of your other hand on top of the first hand.
Place the heel of one hand on the breastbone – just below the nipples.
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CPR for Adult - Chest Compressions
1. CPR Position:
Chest Compressions are performed between nipples
3. CPR Compression
2. Performing Compression