CPR – Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation

What is CPR?

CPR stands for Cardio (heart) Pulmonary (lungs) Resuscitation.

Infant CPRCPR is a first aid technique that can be used if someone is not breathing properly or if their heart has stopped.

By pressing hard and fast on the chest and giving rescue breaths you can keep blood and oxygen circulating in the body, which will keep the casualty alive until professional help arrives.

CPR for a child over one year

  • Watch this video to see how to do CPR on a child over one year:

  • Note: You need to watch the video all the way through to the end and then the quiz will appear at the bottom of the page.