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1

What is the correct order of events for paediatric resuscitation? (providing you have shouted for help)

Open airway, 5 rescue breaths, assess, 15 compressions, 5 rescue breaths (continue)

2

When should you call an ambulance if alone?

After 1 min of CPR

3

What is the treatment for a choking child with an ineffective cough who is unconscious?

Resuscitation

4

What is the treatment for a choking child with an ineffective cough who is conscious?

5 back blows, 5 thrusts (repeat)

5

Where do you perform thrusts on a choking infant?

Chest

6

Where do you perform thrusts on a choking child?

Abdomen

7

What is the treatment for a choking child with an effective cough who is conscious?

Encourage to cough and assess for deterioration