Sterlie Processing Quiz Questions

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Sterlie Processing Quiz Questions

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  • 1. 
    Soiled instruments ans other items are received in the ________________ area of the central service department.
    • A. 

      Preparation

    • B. 

      Packaging

    • C. 

      Decontamination

    • D. 

      Sterilization

  • 2. 
    _____________ is the first step in the sterilization process.
    • A. 

      Receiving

    • B. 

      Sorting

    • C. 

      Soaking

    • D. 

      Cleaning

  • 3. 
    Central Service Teachnicians must wear special attire referred to as ____________ to minimize their exposure to bloodborne pathogens and other contaminants.
    • A. 

      OSHA

    • B. 

      Scrubs

    • C. 

      PEE

    • D. 

      PPE

  • 4. 
    Insturment set and other required instrumentation needs for all surgical procedures for an entre day are usually pulled (collected):
    • A. 

      Two days before they will be used

    • B. 

      The day or evening before they will be used

    • C. 

      The morning of the planned surgery

    • D. 

      Early morning(for morning procedures) and early day for (afternoon procedures) on the day for the surgery

  • 5. 
    What type of air pressure is required for decontamination areas?
    • A. 

      Neutral

    • B. 

      Negative

    • C. 

      Forced air

    • D. 

      Positive

  • 6. 
    The use of analytical skill to solve problems and make decisions is a copmonent of which of the following knowledge and skills dimensions?
    • A. 

      Empolyability skills

    • B. 

      Communication abilities

    • C. 

      Safety practices

    • D. 

      Faciliy system reponsibilities

  • 7. 
    Nosocomial infections are:
    • A. 

      Most lilely to occur during international travel

    • B. 

      Those which occur in the course of being treated in a hospital

    • C. 

      Those without known cures

    • D. 

      Caused by durg resistant organisms

  • 8. 
    The human resources tool that identifies major tasks performed by persons in specific position is called a:
    • A. 

      Job duty list

    • B. 

      Job specification

    • C. 

      Task summary review

  • 9. 
    The term "hemi" is a
    • A. 

      Prefix

    • B. 

      Root

    • C. 

      Suffix

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 10. 
    The term "excise" means
    • A. 

      To repair

    • B. 

      To open

    • C. 

      To cut open

    • D. 

      Examine

  • 11. 
    Which of the following means "beside or near"
    • A. 

      Para

    • B. 

      Peri

    • C. 

      Parta

    • D. 

      Pana

  • 12. 
    Whick of the following surgical abbreviations might be used relating to a fractured bone?
    • A. 

      CABG

    • B. 

      BSO

    • C. 

      ORIF

    • D. 

      TAH

  • 13. 
    THE TERM "INTERCOSTO" MEANS
    • A. 

      Within the colon

    • B. 

      Between the toes

    • C. 

      Within the bladder

    • D. 

      Beteen the ribs

  • 14. 
    The last word element in a medical term is the
    • A. 

      Prefix

    • B. 

      Suffix

    • C. 

      Root

    • D. 

      Analog

  • 15. 
    These muscles control involuntary movements like, breathing,digestion, etc.
    • A. 

      Smooth muscle

    • B. 

      Cardiac muscle

    • C. 

      Skeletal muscle

    • D. 

      Fascia muscle

  • 16. 
    Rod-shaped bacteria are classified as
    • A. 

      Coccus

    • B. 

      Bacillus

    • C. 

      Anhydrous

    • D. 

      Anerobic

  • 17. 
    Round-shaped bacteria are classified as
    • A. 

      Coccus

    • B. 

      Bacillus

    • C. 

      Anhydrous

    • D. 

      Anerobic

  • 18. 
    Creates and enforces law relating to cleaner water, air and land.
    • A. 

      APIC

    • B. 

      EPA

    • C. 

      DOT

    • D. 

      FPA

  • 19. 
    A voluntary international organization dedicated to the prevention and control of infections and related outcomes.
    • A. 

      CDC

    • B. 

      AAMI

    • C. 

      APIC

    • D. 

      AORN

  • 20. 
    Chemical indicators are FDA _______ devices
    • A. 

      Class 1

    • B. 

      Class 2

    • C. 

      Class 3

    • D. 

      Not regulated by FDA

  • 21. 
    Inanimte objects that can transmit bacteria are called
    • A. 

      Transmission devices

    • B. 

      Fomites

    • C. 

      Carriers

    • D. 

      Framiseals

  • 22. 
     which of the following is a system used to treat the final rinse water used for cleaning?
    • A. 

      Water conductivity

    • B. 

      Sanitization

    • C. 

      Deionization

    • D. 

      Sterilization

  • 23. 
    Host susceptiblity is affected by
    • A. 

      Age, disease, nutritional status, aerobic organisms

    • B. 

      Age, disease, nutritional status, anaerobic organisms

    • C. 

      Age, disease, nutritional status, trauma

    • D. 

      Age, disease, nutritional status, gender

  • 24. 
    Microorganisms reproduce by a process called
    • A. 

      Repopulation

    • B. 

      Binary fission

    • C. 

      Replication

    • D. 

      Bilateral reproduction

  • 25. 
    What is the preferred PH for detergents used for most cleaning processes?
    • A. 

      Low PH

    • B. 

      Hight PH

    • C. 

      Neutral pH

    • D. 

      It depends on the water temperature and exposure time

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