A 5 year old child is rushed to casualty reportedly electrocuted while playing in park. The child is apneic and ventilated with bag and mask. Which one of following will be the next step:
|B||Start chest compressions|
|D||Check oxygen saturation|
The management protocol for unconscious patient is:
a. Assess responsiveness.
b. Activate emergency system.
c. Open airway.
d. Assess breathing.
e. If absent give two rescue breaths.
f. Check pulses (best with carotid and this should not take> 10 seconds).
g. If absent, start compressions.
h. Check rhythm with monitor and manage accordingly.