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Select the correct position to perform a head-tilt:

The most common cause of airway obstruction is:
Foreign body
Bodily fluids (blood, saliva, etc.)
Tongue
Tonsils
Collapsed hypopharynx

The goal of performing the chin-lift and head-tilt is to:
Wake up the patient
Stablize the cervical spine
Make the patient more comfortable
Allow the patient to swallow any obstruction
Align the axes of the airway