What is the chest compression technique for compression-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation CPR (COCPR)?

Updated: Sep 15, 2020
  • Author: Catharine A Bon, MD; Chief Editor: Kirsten A Bechtel, MD  more...
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For COCPR (ie, CPR without rescue breaths), the provider delivers only the chest compression portion of care at a rate of 100/min to a depth of 38-51 mm (1-1.5 in.) without pause. This delivery of compressions continues until the arrival of medical professionals or until another rescuer is available to continue compressions. [3]


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