# Study sets matching "ma 120"

Something that is sterile becomes conta…

What should the medical assistant do if…

what are the guidelines for performing…

when should an instrument be checked fo…

Comes in contact with a pathogen, touches something that is cl…

do not use the instrument, obtain another one

hold all sterile articles above the waist level, do not talk,…

before sterilizing it

Something that is sterile becomes conta…

Comes in contact with a pathogen, touches something that is cl…

What should the medical assistant do if…

do not use the instrument, obtain another one

Probability Experiment

Event

Compound Event

Independent Events

Any action for which an outcome obtained can't be predicted wi…

Sunset of outcomes from the sample space.

Combines two or more events.

The occurrence of A does not affect the probability of the occ…

Probability Experiment

Any action for which an outcome obtained can't be predicted wi…

Event

Sunset of outcomes from the sample space.

probability experiment

event

compound event

independent events

any action for which an outcome obtained cant be predicted wit…

subset of outcomes from the sample space

combines wo or more events

the occurrence of A does not affect the probability of the occ…

probability experiment

any action for which an outcome obtained cant be predicted wit…

event

subset of outcomes from the sample space

Statistics

Descriptive statistics

Probability

Statistical inference

The science of gathering daya and summarizing data

Collecting, classifying, summer and presenting data

Where the outcome can't be predicted with certainty

Making a conclusion about a population from a sample

Statistics

The science of gathering daya and summarizing data

Descriptive statistics

Collecting, classifying, summer and presenting data

Certificate of Deposit

Simple Interest

Compound interest

Lump sum

the depositor agrees to leave funds in place for a fixed perio…

Interest earned on the principal

Interest earned on previously earned interest

A single amount of present value or future value

Certificate of Deposit

the depositor agrees to leave funds in place for a fixed perio…

Simple Interest

Interest earned on the principal

Statistics

Population

Parameter

Sample

The science of gathering and summarizing data

The complete collection of items under study

A number that describes a population characteristics

A subset of the population

Statistics

The science of gathering and summarizing data

Population

The complete collection of items under study

Addiction

Assessment

Chief Complaint

Clarification

Physical or psychological dependence on a substance

The physician's diagnosis or impression of the patients proble…

A subjective statement made by the patient describing the pati…

Increased understanding of the problem

Addiction

Physical or psychological dependence on a substance

Assessment

The physician's diagnosis or impression of the patients proble…

Afebrile

Antecubital space

Apex

Apical

Has a body temperature at about the patient's normal range

The bend of the elbow

Used if you cannot feel the brachial pulse. It is over the lef…

The pulse counted over the apex

Afebrile

Has a body temperature at about the patient's normal range

Antecubital space

The bend of the elbow

Order of the Draw?

Blood cultures

Plain red

Light Blue

Blood cultures > plain red (NA) > light blue > red (CA) > gold…

Site must be cleaned with iodine. Wear sterile gloves. Clean b…

Additive: No additive. Discard tube. Yields serum.

Additive: Sodium citrate. Coagulation tubes. Yields plasma. Mu…

Order of the Draw?

Blood cultures > plain red (NA) > light blue > red (CA) > gold…

Blood cultures

Site must be cleaned with iodine. Wear sterile gloves. Clean b…