Scouts-L Mail Archive for April of 1999: Re: The Heimlich Manuever
Re: The Heimlich Manuever
W. Scott Smith
Fri, 16 Apr 1999 12:22:58 -0400
> He mentioned that the maneuver should be used in situations
> of drowning, and that lifeguards know this.
Doesn't surprise me. Even back in the 1700's, people were instructed to roll
drowning victims over a barrel--a similar motion to the Heimlich Maneuver.