How to use a CPR mouth guard

Why do you use a...

Why do you use a mouth guard: This one-way barrier helps protect the rescuer by avoiding direct contact from the casualty's mouth.

Steps to use:

1. Remove the face shield from its wrapper. 

2. Place the face shield over the casualty’s face. This shield features a printed illustration to indicate correct use.

 

3. Open the airway using by using head-tilt, chin-lift maneuver. Place your mouth over the face shield and provide two rescue breaths to the victim.

 

4. Continue with chest compression's and rescue breaths until medical help arrives.

 

TIP: Attach to your keys to help support yourself and others in the event of any situations presented to you.

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