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# When administering CPR for children you should do 3 reps of compressions?

## When administering CPR for children you should do 3 reps of compressions?

3. Begin chest compressions

1. Carefully place the child on their back.
2. For a baby, place two fingers on breastbone.
3. For a child, press down about 2 inches.
4. For a baby, press down about 1 1/2 inches, about 1/3 to 1/2 the depth of chest.
5. Do 30 chest compressions, at the rate of 100 per minute.

### How many sets of compressions and breaths do you give to an infant before calling 911?

If you still have not called 911 because you are alone and did not have a cell phone, call 911 after 5 sets of compressions and breaths. Then, resume CPR until help arrives. If help is already on the way and the child is not moving or breathing, continue CPR.

#### When performing adult CPR What is the depth of compression?

Minimum depth of chest compression: compression depth for adults is a minimum of 5 cm/2 in. Compression depth for a child is at least ⅓ the depth of the chest size, or 5 cm for a child and 4 cm for an infant.

How many cycles should you perform in 2 minutes?

5 cycles
In 2 minutes you should be able to perform around 5 cycles of CPR if chest compressions are being performed at the correct speed (minimum of 100 chest compressions per minute).

How many compressions should you do on a child?

When administering CPR for children you should : Do 5 reps of compressions, 30 each with 2 breaths 1 second long, then call EMS When performing adult CPR, the depth of compression should be:

## What should the depth of compression be for CPR?

When performing adult CPR, the depth of compression should be: 1 1/2 to 2 inches long 2/12 inches long 3 inches long None of the above 12. A in ABC stands for Airway

### When to call EMS when administering CPR to a child?

When administering CPR for children and the call to EMS has not been placed, you should: Do 3 reps of compressions, 30 each with 2 breaths 1 second long, then call EMS Do 7 reps of compressions, 30 each with 2 breath 1 second long, then call EMS Call EMS first, then proceed with compression reps until the arrival

#### When to proceed with CPR if victim is not breathing?

The victim is breathing normally Assume the victim is not breathing normally but do not proceed with CPR Assume the victim is not breathing normally and do proceed with CPR None of the above 7. It is not important to wait for the chest to come back to its original position after each compression True False 8.