Technician In Surgery Ts-c Practice Test

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Technician In Surgery Ts-c Practice Test

Do you want to work with great surgeons and make a safe environment for patients in the operating room? Then you are aspiring to become a Surgery Technician. These are allied professionals who are responsible for various tasks before, during and after operations. The way to go is to take the Technician in Surgery TS-C exam administered by the National Center for Competency Testing. Brush up your knowledge on the subject by taking this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the most important process of patient education?
    • A. 

      Diagnosis

    • B. 

      Planning

    • C. 

      Administration of drugs

    • D. 

      Assessment

  • 2. 
    Which of these is an intraoperative patient care record? 
    • A. 

      Incision care

    • B. 

      Ambulation

    • C. 

      Patient position on the operating room table

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    What is the endgame of a therapeutic communication? 
    • A. 

      Establish a relationship between the technician and the surgeon

    • B. 

      Documenting every surgical progress.

    • C. 

      Improve health system

    • D. 

      Establish anot effective relationship between the Establish an effective relationship between the patient and the technician

  • 4. 
    An internal defibrillator paddle is a 
    • A. 

      Category-A critical surgical item

    • B. 

      Category-D critical surgical item

    • C. 

      Category-F critical surgical item

    • D. 

      Category-I critical surgical item

  • 5. 
    Which of these devices requires more of a chemical sterilisation rather than a steam sterilisation?
    • A. 

      Stethoscope

    • B. 

      Thermometer

    • C. 

      Fiberoptic endoscope

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    What is the ideal time for all cyrosurgical instrments to be sterilised? 
    • A. 

      30 minutes

    • B. 

      45 minutes

    • C. 

      5 minutes

    • D. 

      Manufacturers' directive

  • 7. 
    After a surgical process, what should be done to unused, sterile items?
    • A. 

      They should be sold

    • B. 

      They should be given to patients

    • C. 

      They should be thrown away with the contaminated items

    • D. 

      They can be kept for other surgical procedures

  • 8. 
    Which of these is an effective way to communicate with a patient on an initial meeting?
    • A. 

      Share success stories with them

    • B. 

      Call them by their first name

    • C. 

      Call them by their last name

    • D. 

      Share jokes

  • 9. 
    Which of these is part of the documentstion that indicatea the completion of patient teaching?
    • A. 

      Teaching topic

    • B. 

      Date and time of teaching

    • C. 

      Name of teacher

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    Which of these is a sentinel event?
    • A. 

      A patient has a surgery on an entirely different part of the body.

    • B. 

      A patient receives extra antibiotics just before surger 

    • C. 

      A patient sustains injuries after operation.

    • D. 

      A person develops minor wounds during operation.