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Bloodborne Pathogens Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which person is most likely to have a blood-borne pathogen?

Question 2 2. What is a pathogen?

Question 3 3. Hepatitis B is an infection caused by the Hepatitis B virus, one that is well-known for causing which of the following?

Question 4 4. The following are examples of personal protective equipment in universal precautions, EXCEPT:

Question 5 5. HIV is a type of bloodborne pathogen that is a:

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Question 6 6. What should you do if someone at work or school cuts themselves, is bleeding, and asks you for help?

Question 7 7.

Which of the following people are at risk of contracting a bloodborne pathogen?

I. Paramedics

II. Doctors

III. Drug addicts

Question 8 8. Bloodborne pathogens are usually spread via (choose the best answer):

Question 9 9. Which of the following statements is correct?

Question 10 10. Hepatitis B can, most notably, lead to:

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Question 11 11. Staphylococcus aureus is a type of _____ that may be found in blood transfusion products.

Question 12 12. Who should practice universal precautions against blood-borne pathogens?

Question 13 13. While most bloodborne pathogens are microorganism, it is possible that proteins called _____ can contaminate the blood and be transmitted to someone else.

Question 14 14. What is a pathogen?

Question 15 15. What does 'universal precautions' in medicine mean?

Bloodborne Pathogens Basics Chapter Exam Instructions

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