What do you know about surgical instruments? Do you think you can pass this surgical prep & instruments quiz? What do you understand by a surgical instrument? A surgical is meant by the instrument, and this instrument is a tool or device that helps in performing specific actions or carrying out required effects during a surgery or operation. Examples include modifying biological tissue or providing access for viewing it. These questions will give you even deeper knowledge. All the best!
Sterilize the instrument
Wash the instrument
Read the manufacturer's instructions for processing.
Place it in storage until needed.
Label the set after it is wrapped.
Write the name of the set on the autoclave tape before assembling the set.
Use a magic marker
Use an ink pen.
Aerosolization of microbes
Problems with rinsing
Build-up of detergents
In an ultrasonic cleaner
In a mechanical washer/decontaminator
In a washer/sterilizer
In the decontamination area, after cleaning
In the decontamination area, after disinfection
In the prep/packaging area before assembly
In the prep/packaging area after assembly
Phenols and alcohol
Alcohol and quats
Enzymatic detergents and chlorine bleach
Chlorine bleach and saline
Sprayed with mineral oil
Sprayed with instrument lubricant
Placed on the set
Each time processed
Every other week
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