5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- 15-30 lbs pressure (psi)
- Corrosion and rust free; short cycle time; ease of operation and equipment care.
- Aseptic Technique
- 250° F - 270° F (121° C - 132° C)
- 15-30 Mins
- a What are some of the advantages of Chemical Vapor Sterilization?
- b What is the temperature used for moist heat sterilization?
- c What is the time for moist heat sterilization?
- d How much pressure is used for moist heat sterilization?
- e What are procedures carried out in the absence of pathogenic microorganisms?
5 Multiple choice questions
- What process is safer than manual cleaning prior to sterilization?
- What does a biologic monitor do?
- What are the disadvantages of Chemical Vapor Sterilization?
- How do you manually scrub your instruments?
- What is "crictical" surface category?
5 True/False questions
A minimum of 20 mins after the desired temperature is reached. → What is "environmental" surface category?
1-2 hours → What is the time for moist heat sterilization?
Does not touch mucouse membranes, it only comes into contac with unbroken epithelium. → What is "semicritical" surface category?
All microorganisms, spores, and viruses are destroyed quickly and efficiently. Wide variety of materials may be tested. It is the most economical method of sterilization. → What is the time limit for Chemical Vapor Sterilization?
It may corrode carbon steel instruments, unsuitable for oils or powders that are impervious to heat. → What are some disadvantages of moist heat: steam under pressure sterilization?