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…..to high, the process will prove ineffective. When performing chest compressions, it should be undertaken from a kneeling position. Remain balanced with the weight spread evenly through the knees. The back is kept straight, and the elbows locked. Once positioned, the only movement required is from the hips as the rescuer pushes straight down onto the chest.

*Please note the current published CPR guidance below applicable during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Tomorrow we look at the method used when delivering compressions to children and infants.  

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Click the link to go to the New Zealand Resuscitation Council Covid-19 recommended modifications for delivering resuscitation whilst the pandemic remains a threat. Click play to see a short video outlining CPR modifications that should be followed during the pandemic.

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Acknowledgement

Data and information are fact-checked against various recognised sources, including the New Zealand Resuscitation Council, Health Navigator New Zealand, St John, and other recognised entities specialising in the specific subject content. It should be noted that variances in protocols exist and where necessary are identified.


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