Recent Science & Guideline Updates


Guideline Changes:

Guideline New Old
Activation of Emergency Response Check for response & abnormal breathing before initiating Immediately initiate then return to victim & open airway check breathing
Look, Listen & Feel No longer required Perform before starting CPR
CPR Sequencing C - A - B A - B - C
Compression Rate At least 100/minute Approximately 100/minute
Compression Depth Adult: at least 2 in Adult: 1.5 - 2 in
Cricoid Pressure No longer required Recommended w/3 rescuers
Use of AED on Infant AED use accepted No AED use recommended
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