CRCST Chapter 10 (8th Edition) Review Quiz

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CRCST Chapter 10 (8th Edition) Review Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Microgrind or supercut scissors are usually identified with a black handle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Stainless steel jaw needle holders last longer than tungsten carbide jaw needle holders.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The place where the two parts of a ring handled instrument meet and pivot is called the box lock.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Instruments are heat treated to give their surface a mirror (shiny) finish.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Tissue forceps have teeth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    During instrument manufacture the process of passivation helps build a protective chromium oxide layer on each instrument's surface.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The part of a hemostat that locks and holds it in position is called the box lock.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    After applying instrument identification tape, instruments should be autoclaved to help the tape bond to the instrument.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Instrument marking tape should be wrapped approximately                     around the instrument.
    • A. 

      1.5 times

    • B. 

      Two times

    • C. 

      2.5 times

    • D. 

      Three times

  • 10. 
    An osteotome is
    • A. 

      Used to cut or shave bone.

    • B. 

      A retractor.

    • C. 

      A hemostatic forceps.

    • D. 

      Used to dissect soft tissue.

  • 11. 
    The purpose of a suction stylet is to
    • A. 

      Unclog the suction during surgery.

    • B. 

      Clean the suction in the decontamination area.

    • C. 

      Facilitate the sterilization process.

    • D. 

      Provide a measuring guide for the surgeon.

  • 12. 
    Kerrison/laminectomy rongeurs should be tested using
    • A. 

      Tissue paper.

    • B. 

      A plastic dowel rod.

    • C. 

      Rubber testing material.

    • D. 

      An index card.

  • 13. 
    Scissors with tungsten carbide cutting edges are usually identified by 
    • A. 

      Black handles.

    • B. 

      Silver handles.

    • C. 

      Gold handles.

    • D. 

      The letters "TC".

  • 14. 
    The best way to clean a suction lumen is
    • A. 

      Using running warm water.

    • B. 

      Using the proper sized brush.

    • C. 

      Soaking in an enzyme solution for three minutes.

    • D. 

      Using the appropriate sylet.

  • 15. 
    To properly test the sharpness of scissors four inches or less use
    • A. 

      Yellow test material.

    • B. 

      Red test material.

    • C. 

      An index cart.

    • D. 

      Orange test material.

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