What is a pocket mask?
A pocket mask (also known as resuscitator mask or CPR mask) used for rescue breathing.
What are four advantages of a pocket mask?
- Simplifies getting an effective seal and head positioning
- Reduces worries about disease transmission between you and the injured party
- Improves in water rescue breathing effectiveness for rescuing a nonbreathing diver
- May be connected to continuous flow oxygen to provide nonbreathing people with oxygenated rescue breaths