ERIC Number: ED190992
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-May
Reference Count: 0
4 Minutes to Die: Choking; How to Save a Choking Victim.
One of a series of instructional materials produced by the Literacy Council of Alaska, this booklet presents information on how to save choking victims. Using simplified vocabulary words and sentence structure, it describes (1) the phenomenon of choking, (2) how to tell when a person is choking, and (3) how to use the "bear hug" technique (Heimlich maneuver) to save a choking victim. Each page of the text includes illustrations. (GT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Right to Read Program.
Authoring Institution: Literacy Council of Alaska, Fairbanks.
Identifiers: Heimlich Maneuver
Note: For related documents see CS 005 586-588.