Office for People With Developmental Disabilities

Choking Prevention and Intervention Update

Type: pdf
Author: tp
Year of Publishing: 2012
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Choking occurs when a person’s airway becomes blocked by food or other objects, or when liquid enters the airway during swallowing. It is very important that people remain aware of choking hazards, and know how to prevent choking, as well as how to respond in an emergency.