ADMINISTER ABDOMINAL THRUSTS TO A STANDING PERSON
Conscious standing person with simulated airway obstruction.
Verifies the person has poor or no air exchange (casualty
cannot speak, etc.).
Stands behind person and wraps arms around the person's ______
waist. Person's arms are not trapped inside rescuer's arms.
Makes a fist and places it slightly above the person's navel
with the thumb side toward the person.
Covers the fist with the other hand.
Presses fist into abdomen with a quick inward, upward
Continues administering abdominal thrusts at a rate of
about one thrust every 4-5 seconds until the blockage is
expelled or the casualty becomes unconscious.
(A no-go on any step will result in a no-go for the entire