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Asepsis & Infection Control in Nursing Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Alcohol used on the surface of a kitchen countertop is a type of:

Question 2 2. A common method of sterilizing surgical equipment is known as:

Question 3 3. The destruction of all microorganisms on inanimate objects or surfaces is known as:

Question 4 4. An autoclave:

Question 5 5. Tough, dormant forms of bacteria are known as:

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Question 6 6. An autoclave:

Question 7 7. Which type of microorganism always requires a host to live?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is not one of the six requirements for microbe growth?

Question 9 9. _____ are one-celled and behave as animals.

Question 10 10. Which of the following is the correct full name for OSHA?

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Question 11 11. On whose safety is OSHA most focused in regards to Standard Precautions?

Question 12 12. What is the role of the CDC in Standard Precautions?

Question 13 13. How long should hand washing take during a surgical scrub?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is TRUE of aseptic technique?

Question 15 15. What is the term that refers in general to disease causing microorganisms?

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Question 16 16. ______ 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 17 17. Sterile + unsterile = ______.

Question 18 18. Skin _________.

Question 19 19. ________ refers to freedom from living pathogenic organisms.

Question 20 20. Medical asepsis includes which of the following?

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Question 21 21. Medical asepsis is:

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. Methanol is also known as:

Question 24 24. The two most commonly used types of alcohol for disinfection and antisepsis are?

Question 25 25. Alcohol that is used on the skin is a type of:

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Question 26 26. To ensure that an autoclave has reached an appropriate temperature during sterilization:

Question 27 27. All microorganisms that can cause a disease process in the body are labeled as _____.

Question 28 28. The set of regulations to prevent the spread of bloodborne and infectious diseases is known as _____.

Question 29 29. Which of the following is TRUE of sterile technique?

Question 30 30. Being aware of potential or actual contamination and taking steps to remedy it is part of a concept known as ______.

Asepsis & Infection Control in Nursing Chapter Exam Instructions

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