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List 6 basic rules of body mechanics
1. Keep feet 8-10 inches apart
2. Bend from the hips and knees
3. Keep back straight and get close to the object
4. Use strongest muscles to do the job
5. Use the weight of your body to push or pull an object
6. Carry heavy objects close to the body
7. Avoid twisting your body as you work
Name three ways to identify a patient
1. Ask him or his relatives
2. Check the name on the door
3. Check his arm band
What are the correct steps in using a fire extinguisher?
1.Pull the pin
2.Aim at the bottom of the fire
4.Sweep from side to side
If you are a medical professional on the floor, what are the 4 things you remember if a fire breaks out
1.Rescue Pts first
4.Extinguish fire if small
What is the difference between a pathogen and a non-pathogen
A pathogen produces disease, a non pathogen does not
Body Fluids and blood that an organism uses to leave the human body from is called a...
portal of exit
Direct and indirect contact are two ways by which organisms are carried. This is known as...
Mode of transmission
When our skin is broken, we eat contaminated food, or breathe in contaminants , m/o are using a _____ __________ to enter our body.
Portal of entry
We become the _______________ when our immune defenses are down and pathogenic m/o enter our body
The first line of defense in the quest to maintain aseptic technique is to make sure we___________________.
Wash hands frequently
A parasitic organism that cannot live outside the cells of another living organism is called...
Rules which we follow developed by CDC which state that all patients are considered potential sources of infection are known as...
Name three different types of supplies used when practicing standard precautions.
3. Needle boxes
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