No mouth-to-mouth is required in new CPR rules. View video and read about the new CPR guidelines, which include only doing chest compressions instead of mouth-to-mouth and chest compressions.

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Hands-Only CPR is CPR without mouth-to-mouth breaths. It is recommended for use by people who see a teen or adult suddenly collapse in an “out-of-hospital” setting (such as at home, at work or in a park). It consists of two easy steps:

1.Call 9-1-1 (or send someone to do that).
2.Push hard and fast in the center of the chest.

Hands-Only CPR Fact Sheet

Source: American Heart Association