5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Tests that the autoclave is functioning properly.
- 15-30 lbs pressure (psi)
- A preparation of nonpathogenic microorganisms, usually baterial spores, carried by an ampule or a specially impregnated paper enclosed within a pachage during sterilization and subsequently incubate to verify that sterilization has occured.
- Does not touch mucouse membranes, it only comes into contac with unbroken epithelium.
- A color change strip or other mark, often on autoclave tape or bag, used to monitor the process of sterilization. Color change indicats that the package has been brought to a specific temperature, but it is not an indicator of sterilization.
- a What is "noncritical" surface category?
- b What does a biologic monitor do?
- c How much pressure is used for moist heat sterilization?
- d What is a Chemical Indicator?
- e What is a Biological Indicator?
5 Multiple choice questions
- What are some examples of "critical" objects?
- What is Broad Spectrum?
- What are some advantages of moist heat: steam under pressure sterilization?
- What are some examples of "noncritical" objects?
- What are some disadvantages of dry heat sterilization?
5 True/False questions
Touches intact mucous membranes,or oral fluids but DOES NOT penetrate. → What is "semicritical" surface category?
160° F - 170° F (320° C - 340° C) → What is the temperature range for Chemical Vapor Sterilizers?
Adequate ventiliation is needed; has a slight odor → What are the disadvantages of Chemical Vapor Sterilization?
15-30 lbs pressure (psi) → How much pressure is used for dry heat sterilization?
Spore Testing → What is an example of bilogical monitoring?