Test your knowledge now with this CRCST chapter 14 (8th Edition) review quiz that we have brought here for you. The CRCST certification program is made to recognize entry-level and pre-existing technicians who have got the experience, knowledge as well as skills necessary to give competent services as an SP technician. So, do you think you know enough to answer these questions? Well, it seems we will find out soon. Let's go for it!
Placed in an upright position.
Placed on edge.
Placed in a wire basket.
The more difficult it will be to sterilize.
The less time it will take to sterilize it.
The more biological tests will be needed in the load.
The longer it will take to cool after sterilization.
Know how to properly clean the chamber.
Understand how the sterilizer operates.
Understand how to test the thermostatic trap.
Know how to properly maintain the jacket.
Gravity, exposure and exhaust.
Pre-vacuum, exposure and exhaust.
Exposure, exhaust and dry.
Conditioning, exposure and exhaust.
Lack of steam contact with the instrument.
Inadequate exposure time.
Cleaning, loosely packed load.
Conditioning, size and weight of the instrument.
Solid bottom containers, exposure time.
Crowded loads, clogged drain strainer.
Poor steam quality.
Malfunctioning baffle plate.
On edge, paper to plastic
On edge, plastic to plastic
Placed flat with the plastic side up
Placed flat with the paper side up
After each use
Only when the machine's operating control gauge indicates cleaning is necessary
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