In giving cardiopulmonary resuscitation in a client who is on a ventilator, what is an important rate of breathing?

 

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- 8-10 respirations per minute

- 4-6 respirations per minute

- 6-8 respirations per minute

- 12-20 respirations per minute

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In giving CPR to a patient on a ventilator, 8-10 respirations per minute are acceptable.

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