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The way to treat older children and adults who are choking is the same.
Stand behind the victim with one foot in-between the victim’s feet, with your other foot behind you.
Perform five back slaps between the patient’s shoulder blades. Place the flat side of your fist just above the patient’s belly button. Grab the back of your fist with the other hand and pull inwards and upwards. These are abdominal thrusts.
Continue back slaps and abdominal thrusts until the object is cleared or the patient becomes unconscious. If the patient becomes unconscious, you would need to perform CPR.
Advise the patient to seek medical help afterwards, even if the object has been successfully cleared.