If the baby can
cough or make sounds, let him or her cough to try to get the object out. If you
are worried about the baby's breathing, call 911.
WARNING: Do not begin the choking rescue procedure unless you are certain that the baby is choking.
If a baby can't
breathe, cough, or make sounds, then:
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ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerDavid Messenger, MD
Current as ofMay 23, 2014
Current as of:
May 23, 2014
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
& David Messenger, MD
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