Asepsis & Infection Control in Nursing Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What does CDC stand for?

Question 2 2. The set of regulations to prevent the spread of bloodborne and infectious diseases is known as _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following is the correct full name for OSHA?

Question 4 4. Skin _________.

Question 5 5. Being aware of potential or actual contamination and taking steps to remedy it is part of a concept known as ______.

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Question 6 6. The sterile technique should be used in which of the following scenarios?

Question 7 7. An autoclave:

Question 8 8. To ensure that an autoclave has reached an appropriate temperature during sterilization:

Question 9 9. A hospital acquired infection is known as a:

Question 10 10. Which of the following is TRUE of aseptic technique?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is TRUE of sterile technique?

Question 12 12. What is the term that refers in general to disease causing microorganisms?

Question 13 13. Which of the following microorganisms could be one or multi-celled?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is not one of the six requirements for microbe growth?

Question 15 15. Which type of microorganism always requires a host to live?

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Question 16 16. In terms of medical asepsis, what does PPE stand for?

Question 17 17. Medical asepsis is:

Question 18 18. Medical asepsis includes which of the following?

Question 19 19. The destruction of all microorganisms on surfaces such as the skin is:

Question 20 20. A common method of sterilizing surgical equipment is known as:

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Question 21 21. Alcohol used on the surface of a kitchen countertop is a type of:

Question 22 22. The process whereby a protein is unfolded, like a paperclip, and loses its higher-order structure due to alcohol is called:

Question 23 23. The two most commonly used types of alcohol for disinfection and antisepsis are?

Question 24 24. The ideal concentration of alcohol for microbicidal activity is?

Question 25 25. On whose safety is OSHA most focused in regards to Standard Precautions?

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Question 26 26. ______ is a method of utilizing sterile equipment and supplies that have been treated in such a way that all living organisms once found on them have been killed.

Question 27 27. Tough, dormant forms of bacteria are known as:

Question 28 28. How long should hand washing take during a surgical scrub?

Question 29 29. _____ are one-celled and behave as animals.

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT an example of PPE?

Asepsis & Infection Control in Nursing Chapter Exam Instructions

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