Michigan Cosmetology Exam Review (Milady Standard) 2012; Chapter 5

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Chapter 5 infection control: principles and practices


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  • 1. 
    Disinfectants used in salons must carry a (n)________registration number
    • A. 

      FDA

    • B. 

      OPA

    • C. 

      DOL

    • D. 

      EPA

  • 2. 
    Which agency publishes the guidelines known as universal precautions?
    • A. 

      FDA

    • B. 

      OSHA

    • C. 

      CDC

    • D. 

      EPA

  • 3. 
    Disinfectants with a high pH that can cause skin irritation or burn the skin or eyes are
    • A. 

      Alcohol and bleach

    • B. 

      EPA-registered disinfectants

    • C. 

      Alcohol and quats

    • D. 

      Phenolic disinfectants

  • 4. 
    Antiseptics are effective for
    • A. 

      Disinfecting instruments

    • B. 

      Killing germs on the hands

    • C. 

      Disinfecting equipment

    • D. 

      Sterilizing equipment

  • 5. 
    When disinfecting a whilpool foot spa after use by a client, you must circulate the disinfectant for___or for the time recommended by the manufacturer
    • A. 

      5 mins

    • B. 

      10 mins

    • C. 

      60 sec.

    • D. 

      20 mins

  • 6. 
    You should clean a whirlpool foot spa and leave disinfectant solution in it overnight
    • A. 

      Every day

    • B. 

      At least once a month

    • C. 

      At least once a week

    • D. 

      Never

  • 7. 
    Which form of hepatitis is the most difficult to kill on a surface?
    • A. 

      Hepatitis a

    • B. 

      Hepatitis b

    • C. 

      Hepatitis c

    • D. 

      Hepatitis d

  • 8. 
    Accelerated hydrogen peroxide, or AHP, is a recently approved form of disinfectant that only needs to be changed every
    • A. 

      5 days

    • B. 

      30 days

    • C. 

      7 days

    • D. 

      14 days

  • 9. 
    Some___disinfectants are harmful to salon tools and equipment
    • A. 

      Antifungal

    • B. 

      Nonporous

    • C. 

      Hospital

    • D. 

      Tuberculocidal

  • 10. 
    If the label on a disinfection product includes the word concentrate, it means that the product must be
    • A. 

      Used without water

    • B. 

      Heated during use

    • C. 

      Diluted before use

    • D. 

      Heated before use

  • 11. 
    Fumigants are ___in salons because they produce potentially harmful formaldehyde gas.
    • A. 

      Used carefully

    • B. 

      No longer used

    • C. 

      Used after hours

    • D. 

      Only used sometimes

  • 12. 
    Items that are ___are also considered absorbent
    • A. 

      Phenolic

    • B. 

      Parasitic

    • C. 

      Pathogenic

    • D. 

      Porous

  • 13. 
    There is no additive,powder, or tablet that eliminates the need for you to ____equipment such as whirlpool spas
    • A. 

      Clean and sterilize

    • B. 

      Clean and disinfect

    • C. 

      Clean and maintain

    • D. 

      Clean and immunize

  • 14. 
    Antimicrobial and antibacterial soaps are___regular soaps or detergents
    • A. 

      Slighty more effective than

    • B. 

      No more effective than

    • C. 

      Just as effective as

    • D. 

      Slightly less effective than

  • 15. 
    At the end of the day, you should properly clean the nonwhirlpool foot basin or tub and then add the appropriate amount of disinfectant and let it soak for
    • A. 

      10 mins

    • B. 

      5 mins.

    • C. 

      1 min.

    • D. 

      10 sec.

  • 16. 
    Something caused by or capable of being transmitted by infection is called 
    • A. 

      Infectious

    • B. 

      Contagious

    • C. 

      Diseased

    • D. 

      Fungicidal

  • 17. 
    Transmission of blood or body fluids through contact with a (n)___,such as a razor or an environmental surface, is indirect transmission
    • A. 

      Disinfected contaminated object

    • B. 

      Local contaminated object

    • C. 

      Intermediate contaminated object

    • D. 

      Unidentified flying object

  • 18. 
    A disease caused by pathogenic microorganisms that enter the body, and which may or may not be spread from one person to another person, is a (n)
    • A. 

      Systemic disease

    • B. 

      Infectious disease

    • C. 

      Occupational disease

    • D. 

      Contagious disease

  • 19. 
    The scientific name for plantar warts is
    • A. 

      HIV

    • B. 

      HPV

    • C. 

      AIDS

    • D. 

      HBV

  • 20. 
    Any organism of microscopic to submicroscopic size is a (n)
    • A. 

      Staphylococci

    • B. 

      Streptococci

    • C. 

      Mycobacterium

    • D. 

      Microorganism

  • 21. 
    The removal of potentially infectious materials on an item's surface and the removal of visible debris or residue is called
    • A. 

      Disinfection

    • B. 

      Cleaning

    • C. 

      Decontamination

    • D. 

      Sterilization

  • 22. 
    A (n)___disease affects the body as a whole, aften due to under-or over-functioning of internal glands or organs
    • A. 

      Systemic

    • B. 

      Infectious

    • C. 

      Occupational

    • D. 

      Contagious

  • 23. 
    The determination of the nature of a disease from its symptoms and/ or test is a(n)
    • A. 

      Analysis

    • B. 

      Disinfection

    • C. 

      Direct transmission

    • D. 

      Diagnosis

  • 24. 
    A(n)___is produced by organisms, including bacteria,visues,fungi, and pasasites
    • A. 

      Sysemic disease

    • B. 

      Infectious disease

    • C. 

      Pathogenic disease

    • D. 

      Contagious disease

  • 25. 
    Illnesses resulting from conditions associated with employment are:
    • A. 

      Contagious diseases

    • B. 

      Occupational diseases

    • C. 

      Pathogenic diseases

    • D. 

      Systemic diseases

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