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CPR techniques
CPR Technique Mouth to mouth breathing on the victim Mouth to Mouth Breaths:
  • Position yourself on the side of victim's head.
  • Perform head tilt-chin lift.
  • Pinch the nose with your thumb and index finger.
  • Take a breath and seal your lips around the victim's mouth, creating an airtight seal.
  • Give 1 breath - over 1 sec.
  • Observe for the visible chest rise, if chest doesn't rise, repeat the head tilt-chin lift.
  • Give a second breath over 1 sec and watch for visible chest rise.

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