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CPR Notes Can choose not to start CPR Once you start can only stop if: 1. EMS or other trained help arrives 2. Pulse returns 3. Too tired to continue 4. Coroner or Dr. pronounces victim dead Same: Cycle is 30 compressions to 2 breathes Rate is 100 compressions per minute for all ages 30 compressions in under 23 second  Maximum of 10 seconds away from compressions Reassess after 2 minutes or 5 cycles Differences: Infant cover nose and mouth with your mouth
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Unformatted text preview: Adult compress 1.5 2 inches Child/Infant compress .33 - .5 chest depth Adult you always call for help first Child/Infant un-witnessed arrest do 5 cycles then call AED:-use as soon as it is available, no matter where you are in a CPR cycle-Most important step is to turn it on-DO NOT remove electrodes once you have attached them. They should be removed by a Dr....
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2011 for the course HK 280 taught by Professor Trembath during the Fall '07 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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