Basic CPR Information

By | July 17, 2014

Help someone who is unconscious and not breathing.

Give chest compression’s until help arrives.

cpr instructionsIf a person is unconscious and not breathing then you should start chest compression’s as soon as possible to give the patient the best chance of survival.

Even trained paramedics sometimes find it hard to find a pulse. This video is all about equipping the general public with basic first aid skills so they are able to help prior to the emergency services arriving.

This is one of 14 videos on an online learning resource called Everyday First Aid — an easy way to learn basic first aid skills, featuring real people in real-life scenarios

 

Take a look at these Basic CPR instructionsThe main purpose of CPR is to sustain life until emergency services arrive to help.

Doing CPR incorrectly is better than doing nothing at all.  Just keep doing it until help arrives.