Antiseptics & Disinfectants in Veterinary Hospitals


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Which of these is best used as an antiseptic?

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1. Which of these is best used as a disinfectant?

2. Nolvasan solution and scrub are actually made of a chemical called:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

With the quiz and printable worksheet you can test your understanding of disinfectants, antiseptics, and sterilants used in veterinary medicine. You will be given the opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge by identifying these solutions and their uses.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment you'll be tested on:

  • The best solution to use as an antiseptic
  • What solution is best used as a disinfectant
  • The chemical name for Nolvasan solution and scrub
  • A disinfectant to avoid
  • The name of a brownish colored chemical commonly used as a disinfectant

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define terms such as antiseptic, disinfectant, and sterilant
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the types of disinfectants
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the best disinfectants and antiseptics to use in veterinary medicine

Additional Learning

Learn more on antiseptics and disinfectants in veterinary medicine, by reviewing the accompanying lesson entitled Antiseptics and Disinfectants in Veterinary Hospitals. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • A definition of disinfectants vs. antiseptics
  • Commonly encountered disinfectants
  • Antiseptics used in medicine