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Lesson #2


What is it called when someone is struggling to get air? Respiratory Distress.
What are some signs for choking?? Coughing Forcefully or holding/pointing at their throat.
What are the 3 steps you do when you know someone is choking?? 1)Tell them to keep coughing 2)Have someone call 9-1-1 3)Stay with them.
Why do you tell them to keep coughing? Because they may be able to the cough obect up on their own. And when they are coughing they are still getting air at that point.
Why would you call 9-1-1 when someone is choking?? Even when they are coughing and getting air, they may stop breathing at one point. And they have damaged their airway from what they were choking on.
What does Respiratory Distress mean? When someone is not getting ANY air.
How do you Gain expressed Consent? 1)Say your name. 2)Say you're trained 3)Ask if you can help
What is the muscle that is located below the lungs and above the stomach. The Diaphragm Muscle.
How many back blows and abdominal thrusts do you have to do? 5 (five)
Created by: AndrewsLN