Ch 26: Effectiveness of Antiseptics & Disinfectants

About This Chapter

This collection of short lessons and quizzes helps you better understand the effectiveness of antiseptics and disinfectants. Study the chapter to prepare for upcoming exams, get ahead in class or refresh your basic knowledge of antiseptics and disinfectants.

Effectiveness of Antiseptics & Disinfectants - Chapter Summary

If you need to quickly review the effectiveness of antiseptics and disinfectants, this chapter can help you out. These simple and entertaining lessons break down topics such as microbial control, sterilization quantification and phenol coefficient tests. The chapter comes with short self-assessment quizzes to help you reinforce your knowledge. Try the chapter exam to see how well you grasp these concepts overall, and submit questions to our instructors if they arise. You can access this chapter at any time using your computer or mobile device. By the end of the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Identify the factors that influence microbial control success
  • Explain the process of quantifying sterilization
  • Understand the uses of phenol coefficient and use-dilution tests

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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