CPR for Infants (Age <1)
1. Shout and Tap
Shout and gently tap the child on
the shoulder.If there is no response,
position the infant onhis or her back
2. Open The Airway
Open the airway using a head tilt
lifting of chin. Do not tilt the head
too far back
3. Give 2 Gentle Breaths
If the baby is NOT breathing
give 2 small gentle breaths.
Cover the baby's mouth and nose
with your mouth. Each breath
should be 1 second long.
You should see the baby's
chest rise with each breath.
4. Give 30 Compressions
Give 30 gentle chest compressions
at the rate of 100 per minute. Use
two or three fingers in the center
of the chest just below the nipples.
Press down approximately
one-third the depth of the chest.
Repeat with 2 breath and
After two minutes of
repeated cycles call 911
and continue giving breaths and