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A TB patient was discharged in the hospital. A UV Lamp was placed in the room where he stayed for a week. What type of disinfection is this?



A. Concurrent disinfection
B. Terminal disinfection
C. Regular disinfection
D. Routine disinfection
Asked by Isaiah, Last updated: Dec 05, 2017

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered on Sep 08, 2016

Terminal disinfection-terminal disinfection refers to practices to remove pathogens that stayed in the belongings or immediate environemnt of an infected client who has been discharged. an example would be killing airborne tb bacilli using uv light. concurrent disinfection refers to ongoing efforts implented during the clients stay to remove or limit pathogens in his supplies, belongings, immediate environment in order to control the spread of the disease. an example is cleaning the bedside commode of a client with radium implant on her cervix with a bleach disinfectant after each voiding.
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