What is it about?

This article explains how to deliver CPR to infants and children in life threatening situations. It also explains why the process of delivering CPR to infants and children is different to the process in adults.

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Why is it important?

This article follows the UK Rescucitation council guidelines for Basic Life Support for the infant and child whilst explaining the evidence behind this process. It is useful for any healthcare professionals who may need to administer BLS to infants or children.

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This page is a summary of: Basic life support for the child and infant, British Journal of Nursing, September 2019, Mark Allen Group, DOI: 10.12968/bjon.2019.28.17.1118.
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