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When victim of foreign body airway obstruction becomes unresponsive what is the next step? Cpr?

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Dr. David Edsall
46 years experience in Anesthesiology
Clear the arway: Heimlick or other maneuvers. Heart will continue for a while after uncontiousness so no need for CPR yet.
Answered on Feb 13, 2019
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