Mouth-to-nose is the focus of today’s tip. This skill may be required due to a damaged face preventing effective mouth-to-mouth breathing from taking place. When using this technique and the chest does not move; the seal around the mouth is likely inadequate or not enough air is being blown into the lungs.
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.