A 33-year-old member asked:
broken back or neck, do i still give cpr?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Neurosurgery 18 years experience
I would: If the difference is life and death, i think keeping the heart/lungs going clearly trumps the small chance of worsening a spine fracture. I would stick with spine precautions, however.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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