Posted by: old_user on Apr-18-07 12:49 PM (EST)
Good point about the abdominal thrusts before doing the breathing--it does make sense, and I'll do some research on it.
The info provided seems to be from the American Heart Association, not the American Red Cross, two different organizations.
I am an American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AED/CPR) Instructor, as well as a NREMT and WEMT.
I'm working on including CPR into my sea kayak instruction offerings too (ACA Open Water Instructor, and BCU Coach 2 Sea).
PFD's (Life Jackets)
Rescue / Throw Bags
2-3 Canoe/Kayak Trailer