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Surgical Technology Principles and Practice
ABHES
ACS
allied health profession
AORN
Accrediting Burea of Health Education Schools... Organization th…
American College of Surgeons... Professional organization that e…
A profession that follows the principles of medicine and nurs…
Assocation of periOperative Registered Nurses... the professiona…
ABHES
Accrediting Burea of Health Education Schools... Organization th…
ACS
American College of Surgeons... Professional organization that e…
36 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice
ABHES
ACS
allied health profession
AORN
Accrediting Burea of Health Education Schools... Organization th…
American College of Surgeons... Professional organization that e…
A profession that follows the principles of medicine and nurs…
Assocation of periOperative Registered Nurses... the professiona…
ABHES
Accrediting Burea of Health Education Schools... Organization th…
ACS
American College of Surgeons... Professional organization that e…
36 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice
ABHES
ACS
allied health profession
AORN
Accrediting Burea of Health Education Schools... Organization th…
American College of Surgeons... Professional organization that e…
A profession that follows the principles of medicine and nurs…
Assocation of periOperative Registered Nurses... the professiona…
ABHES
Accrediting Burea of Health Education Schools... Organization th…
ACS
American College of Surgeons... Professional organization that e…
113 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice
What is patient centered care?
What does Maslow's chart teach us abou…
Why would a patient feel a loss of sec…
Why is self image important to patient…
Understanding /Empathy for each unique patient's physical & p…
That if the most basic biochemical, mechanical, & physical pr…
1.May feel they will have loss of Self-control ... 2.Outcome of…
1.It is part of the 4th level of Maslow's hierarchy of needs…
What is patient centered care?
Understanding /Empathy for each unique patient's physical & p…
What does Maslow's chart teach us abou…
That if the most basic biochemical, mechanical, & physical pr…
52 terms
PRACTICE TEST FOR SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY
Adnexa refers to... (a) adrenal glands... (…
The abbreviation ung refers to... (a) ti…
Proximal is a term that indicates a po…
Adduction means... (a) movement away fro…
(d) accessory organs
(b) ointment
(a) nearer to the body
(b) movement toward median plane
Adnexa refers to... (a) adrenal glands... (…
(d) accessory organs
The abbreviation ung refers to... (a) ti…
(b) ointment
113 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice
What is patient centered care?
What does Maslow's chart teach us abou…
Why would a patient feel a loss of sec…
Why is self image important to patient…
Understanding /Empathy for each unique patient's physical & p…
That if the most basic biochemical, mechanical, & physical pr…
1.May feel they will have loss of Self-control ... 2.Outcome of…
1.It is part of the 4th level of Maslow's hierarchy of needs…
What is patient centered care?
Understanding /Empathy for each unique patient's physical & p…
What does Maslow's chart teach us abou…
That if the most basic biochemical, mechanical, & physical pr…
52 terms
PRACTICE TEST FOR SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY
Adnexa referse to... (a) adrenal glands... (…
The abbreviation ung refers to... (a) tin…
Proximal is a term that indicates a po…
Adduction means... (a) movement away from…
(d) accessory organs
(b) ointment
(a) nearer to the body
(b) movement toward median plane
Adnexa referse to... (a) adrenal glands... (…
(d) accessory organs
The abbreviation ung refers to... (a) tin…
(b) ointment
52 terms
PRACTICE TEST FOR SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY
Adnexa referse to... (a) adrenal glands... (…
The abbreviation ung refers to... (a) tin…
Proximal is a term that indicates a po…
Adduction means... (a) movement away from…
(d) accessory organs
(b) ointment
(a) nearer to the body
(b) movement toward median plane
Adnexa referse to... (a) adrenal glands... (…
(d) accessory organs
The abbreviation ung refers to... (a) tin…
(b) ointment
94 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 31
Alloys
Aponeurosis
Arthrodesis
Bioactive implant
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
Surgical fusion of a joint.
An orthopedic implant that releases calcium to enhance healing.
Alloys
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
Aponeurosis
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
39 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice 6e Chapter 3
Abandonment
Accountability
Administrative laws
Advance directive
A health professional's failure to stay with a patient and pr…
Accepting responsibility for one's actions. In a professional…
Laws created by an agency or a department of the U.S. governm…
A document in which a person gives instructions about his or…
Abandonment
A health professional's failure to stay with a patient and pr…
Accountability
Accepting responsibility for one's actions. In a professional…
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 26
Arteriovenous fistula [or AV shunt]
Calculi
Epispadias
Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy…
Surgically created vascular access for patients undergoing he…
Stones caused by the precipitation of minerals, such as calci…
A rare congenital abnormality in which the opening of the ure…
A procedure in which ultrasonic sound waves are used to pulve…
Arteriovenous fistula [or AV shunt]
Surgically created vascular access for patients undergoing he…
Calculi
Stones caused by the precipitation of minerals, such as calci…
25 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice 6e Chapter 1
ABHES - Accrediting Bureau of Health E…
ACS - American College of Surgeons
Allied Health Professional
AORN - Association of periOperative Re…
Organization that offers accreditation to higher education in…
A professional organization that establishes educational stan…
A profession that follow the principles of medicine and nursi…
The professional organization for surgical nurses; originally…
ABHES - Accrediting Bureau of Health E…
Organization that offers accreditation to higher education in…
ACS - American College of Surgeons
A professional organization that establishes educational stan…
18 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice 6e Chapter 2
Aggression
Assertiveness
Body language
Consensus
The exertion of power over others through intimidation, sarca…
Communicating one's personal and professional needs to others…
Communication through facial expressions, posture, and gestur…
Agreement among members of a group.
Aggression
The exertion of power over others through intimidation, sarca…
Assertiveness
Communicating one's personal and professional needs to others…
14 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice 6e Chapter 16
Advance health care directive
Coroner's case
Cultural competence
Determination of death
A written document stating an individual's specific wishes re…
A patient death that requires investigation by the coroner, a…
The ability to provide support and care to individuals of cul…
A formal medical process to determine brain death.
Advance health care directive
A written document stating an individual's specific wishes re…
Coroner's case
A patient death that requires investigation by the coroner, a…
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 31
Alloys
Aponeurosis
Arthrodesis
Bioactive implant
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
Surgical fusion of a joint.
An orthopedic implant that releases calcium to enhance healing.
Alloys
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
Aponeurosis
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
314 terms
Surgical technology Practice Question (Cert)
A cystocele is
The common bile duct is the union of the
The portion of the small intestine tha…
staphylococcus aureus would most likel…
A herniation of the urinary bladder
Cystic duct and hepatic duct
Duodenum
nose and mouth
A cystocele is
A herniation of the urinary bladder
The common bile duct is the union of the
Cystic duct and hepatic duct
94 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 31
Alloys
Aponeurosis
Arthrodesis
Bioactive implant
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
Surgical fusion of a joint.
An orthopedic implant that releases calcium to enhance healing.
Alloys
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
Aponeurosis
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
26 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice 6e Chapter 4
Accreditation (of a health facility)
Administration
Air exchange
Back table
The process by which a hospital or other health facility is e…
Individuals who manage an institution, plan its activities, a…
The exchange of air between areas separated by a physical bou…
A large stainless steel table on which most of the sterile su…
Accreditation (of a health facility)
The process by which a hospital or other health facility is e…
Administration
Individuals who manage an institution, plan its activities, a…
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 25
Ablate
Adnexa
Coitus
Colposcopy
To remove or destroy tissue.
A collective term for the ovaries, fallopian tubes, and their…
Sexual intercourse.
Microscopic examination of the cervix.
Ablate
To remove or destroy tissue.
Adnexa
A collective term for the ovaries, fallopian tubes, and their…
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 28
Cerumen
Cholesteatoma
Effusion
Epistaxis
A substance produced by the cerumen glands of the ear [i.e.,…
A benign tumor of the middle ear caused by shedding of kerati…
Fluid in the middle ear.
Bleeding arising from the nasal cavity.
Cerumen
A substance produced by the cerumen glands of the ear [i.e.,…
Cholesteatoma
A benign tumor of the middle ear caused by shedding of kerati…
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 23
Abdominal peritoneum
Direct inguinal hernia
Evisceration
Fistula
The serous membrane lining the walls of the abdominal cavity.…
A hernia that results from weakness in the inguinal floor.
Protrusion of the viscera outside the body as a result of tra…
An abnormal tract or passage leading from one organ to anothe…
Abdominal peritoneum
The serous membrane lining the walls of the abdominal cavity.…
Direct inguinal hernia
A hernia that results from weakness in the inguinal floor.
107 terms
Chapter 23 General Surgery Surgical Technology Practice
Abdominal peritoneum
Direct inguinal hernia
Evisceration
Fistula
The serous membrane lining the walls of the abdominal cavity.…
A hernia that results from weakness in the inguinal floor.
Protrusion of the viscera outside the body as a result of tra…
An abnormal tract or passage leading from one organ to anothe…
Abdominal peritoneum
The serous membrane lining the walls of the abdominal cavity.…
Direct inguinal hernia
A hernia that results from weakness in the inguinal floor.
35 terms
chapter 7 principles and practice of surgical technology
sterile
sterile technique
infection
aerobic
means mircobes and infection are absent
methods used to prevent contamination of the sterile field ar…
which term is used to describe the multiplication of organisi…
bacteria that require oxygen to sustain life are called.
sterile
means mircobes and infection are absent
sterile technique
methods used to prevent contamination of the sterile field ar…
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 32
Aneurysm
Angioplasty
Arteriosclerosis
Arteriotomy
Ballooning of an artery as a result of weakening of the arter…
Dilation of an artery using endovascular techniques [e.g., an…
A disease characterized by thickening, hardening, and loss of…
An incision made in an artery, usually to perform an anastomo…
Aneurysm
Ballooning of an artery as a result of weakening of the arter…
Angioplasty
Dilation of an artery using endovascular techniques [e.g., an…
35 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice: Management of the Surgical Wound Ch22
Absorbable suture
Adhesion
Anastomosis
Approximate
Suture material that is broken down and metabolized by the body
Scar formation of the abdominal viscera
Connection between two vessels; surgical joining of two ducts…
To bring tissues together by sutures or other means
Absorbable suture
Suture material that is broken down and metabolized by the body
Adhesion
Scar formation of the abdominal viscera
95 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice - Perioperative Pharmacology 13
Adverse Reaction
Agonist
Allergy
Antagonist
An unexpected harmful reaction to a drug
A drug that produces a response in the body by binding to a r…
Hypersensitivity to a substance, a response produced by the i…
A drug or chemical that blocks a receptor mediated response
Adverse Reaction
An unexpected harmful reaction to a drug
Agonist
A drug that produces a response in the body by binding to a r…
39 terms
Surgical technology 6e principles and practice chapter 5
Agency for healthcare research and qua…
All-hazards approach
American Red Cross
Bioterrorism
Agency that provides disaster-related research, resources, tr…
Integrated strategy for disaster management that focuses on t…
National organization that provides humanitarian assistance a…
Intentional release of biological agents (e.g., bacteria, vir…
Agency for healthcare research and qua…
Agency that provides disaster-related research, resources, tr…
All-hazards approach
Integrated strategy for disaster management that focuses on t…
105 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 36
Acoustic neuroma
Aneurysm
Arteriovenous malformation [AVM]
Astrocytes
A benign tumor of the eighth cranial nerve; more accurately r…
Dilation or ballooning of an artery wall as a result of injur…
A collection of blood vessels with abnormal communication bet…
Cells that support the nerve cells [neurons] of the brain and…
Acoustic neuroma
A benign tumor of the eighth cranial nerve; more accurately r…
Aneurysm
Dilation or ballooning of an artery wall as a result of injur…
94 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 31
Alloys
Aponeurosis
Arthrodesis
Bioactive implant
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
Surgical fusion of a joint.
An orthopedic implant that releases calcium to enhance healing.
Alloys
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
Aponeurosis
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
94 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 31
Alloys
Aponeurosis
Arthrodesis
Bioactive implant
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
Surgical fusion of a joint.
An orthopedic implant that releases calcium to enhance healing.
Alloys
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
Aponeurosis
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
94 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 31
Alloys
Aponeurosis
Arthrodesis
Bioactive implant
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
Surgical fusion of a joint.
An orthopedic implant that releases calcium to enhance healing.
Alloys
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
Aponeurosis
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
131 terms
Surgical Technology Principles & Practice 6th Edition - Chapter 13 - Perioperative Pharmacology
Med list
Antibiotics
Contrast Media
Dyes & staining agents
See dropbox for spreadsheet that you can read or edit
Treat bacterial infection; EX: Gentamicin, Ancef, Kefzol, Kef…
Injected into tissue or hollow spaces in conjunction w/ imagi…
Methylene blue, Indigo carmine, Gentian violet, Lugol's
Med list
See dropbox for spreadsheet that you can read or edit
Antibiotics
Treat bacterial infection; EX: Gentamicin, Ancef, Kefzol, Kef…
surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 34
Aneurysm
Apex
Arrhythmia.
Arteriosclerosis
A weakness in the arterial wall resulting in ballooning of th…
The lower left tip of the left ventricle of the heart; also,…
An abnormal heartbeat [also called dysrhythmia].
Disease of the arteries characterized by the buildup of chole…
Aneurysm
A weakness in the arterial wall resulting in ballooning of th…
Apex
The lower left tip of the left ventricle of the heart; also,…
94 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 31
Alloys
Aponeurosis
Arthrodesis
Bioactive implant
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
Surgical fusion of a joint.
An orthopedic implant that releases calcium to enhance healing.
Alloys
Substances that are mixtures of pure metals.
Aponeurosis
A tendinous sheet that separates muscles or attaches a muscle…
surgical technology principles &practice ch2
most important component of patient care
communication
sender
receiver
communication &team work. information must be passed accurate…
two way process with various goals in mind
the person who communicates a message to another. provides in…
the person whom a message is communicated by a sender. obtain…
most important component of patient care
communication &team work. information must be passed accurate…
communication
two way process with various goals in mind
Surgical Technology Principles and Practices Chapter 33
Arterial Blood gases (ABGs)
Blebs
Closed chest drainage
Diffusion [oxygen]
A blood test that determines carbon dioxide and oxygen satura…
Areas of overdistention in lung tissue.
A system of removing air of fluid from the thoracic cavity an…
The molecular passage of oxygen across the alveoli and into t…
Arterial Blood gases (ABGs)
A blood test that determines carbon dioxide and oxygen satura…
Blebs
Areas of overdistention in lung tissue.
Surgical Technology Principles and Practices Chapter 29
Arch bars
Bicoronal incision
Bicortical screws
Blowout fracture
Metal plates wired to the teeth to occlude the jaw during max…
An incision made between the frontal and the parietal bones b…
Screws that penetrate both cortical layers and the intervenin…
A severe fracture of the orbital cavity in which a portion of…
Arch bars
Metal plates wired to the teeth to occlude the jaw during max…
Bicoronal incision
An incision made between the frontal and the parietal bones b…
Surgical Technology Principles and Practices Chapter 27
Accommodation
Bridle Suture
Cataract
Cryotherapy
A process in which the lens continually changes shape to main…
In ophthalmic surgery, a temporary traction suture place thro…
Clouding of vision caused by a disease in which the crystalli…
A technique in which a cold prove is used to freeze tissue, s…
Accommodation
A process in which the lens continually changes shape to main…
Bridle Suture
In ophthalmic surgery, a temporary traction suture place thro…
107 terms
Chapter 23 General Surgery Surgical Technology Practice
Abdominal peritoneum
Direct inguinal hernia
Evisceration
Fistula
The serous membrane lining the walls of the abdominal cavity.…
A hernia that results from weakness in the inguinal floor.
Protrusion of the viscera outside the body as a result of tra…
An abnormal tract or passage leading from one organ to anothe…
Abdominal peritoneum
The serous membrane lining the walls of the abdominal cavity.…
Direct inguinal hernia
A hernia that results from weakness in the inguinal floor.
30 terms
Surgical technology principles and practice 6e chapter 6
Body image
Cultural competence
Elimination
Maslow's hierarchy of human needs
The way a person percieves themselves physically in the eyes…
The ability to communicate with people of other cultures and…
The physiological process of removing cellular and chemical w…
A model of human achievement and self -actualization develope…
Body image
The way a person percieves themselves physically in the eyes…
Cultural competence
The ability to communicate with people of other cultures and…
26 terms
Surgical Technology: Principle and Practice - Chapter 9
Aerobes
Aerosol Droplets
Anaerobes
Bioburden
Organisms that favor an environment with oxygen. Strict micro…
Droplets of moisture small enough to remain suspended in the…
Organisms that prefer an oxygen poor environment. Strict anae…
A measure of the number of bacterial colonies on a surface.
Aerobes
Organisms that favor an environment with oxygen. Strict micro…
Aerosol Droplets
Droplets of moisture small enough to remain suspended in the…
39 terms
Surgical technology 6e principles and practice chapter 5
Agency for healthcare research and qua…
All-hazards approach
American Red Cross
Bioterrorism
Agency that provides disaster-related research, resources, tr…
Integrated strategy for disaster management that focuses on t…
National organization that provides humanitarian assistance a…
Intentional release of biological agents (e.g., bacteria, vir…
Agency for healthcare research and qua…
Agency that provides disaster-related research, resources, tr…
All-hazards approach
Integrated strategy for disaster management that focuses on t…
39 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice 6e Chapter 3
Abandonment
Accountability
Administrative laws
Advance directive
A health professional's failure to stay with a patient and pr…
Accepting responsibility for one's actions. In a professional…
Laws created by an agency or a department of the U.S. governm…
A document in which a person gives instructions about his or…
Abandonment
A health professional's failure to stay with a patient and pr…
Accountability
Accepting responsibility for one's actions. In a professional…
6 terms
Surgical Technology Principles & Practice Ch. 1
Association of Surgical Technologists
Certification
voluntary
is not currently mandatory to practice…
The professional association for Surgical Technologists
demonstrates that a surgical tech from an accredited program…
certification for the surgical tech is
Certification
Association of Surgical Technologists
The professional association for Surgical Technologists
Certification
demonstrates that a surgical tech from an accredited program…
18 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice 6e Chapter 2
Aggression
Assertiveness
Body language
Consensus
The exertion of power over others through intimidation, sarca…
Communicating one's personal and professional needs to others…
Communication through facial expressions, posture, and gestur…
Agreement among members of a group.
Aggression
The exertion of power over others through intimidation, sarca…
Assertiveness
Communicating one's personal and professional needs to others…
105 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 36
Acoustic neuroma
Aneurysm
Arteriovenous malformation [AVM]
Astrocytes
A benign tumor of the eighth cranial nerve; more accurately r…
Dilation or ballooning of an artery wall as a result of injur…
A collection of blood vessels with abnormal communication bet…
Cells that support the nerve cells [neurons] of the brain and…
Acoustic neuroma
A benign tumor of the eighth cranial nerve; more accurately r…
Aneurysm
Dilation or ballooning of an artery wall as a result of injur…
25 terms
Surgical Technology Priciples & Practice CH4
Accreditation (of a health care facili…
Administration
Air exchange
Back table
The process by which a hospital or other health care facility…
Individuals who manage an institution, plan its activities, a…
The exchange of the air between areas seperated by a physical…
A large stainless steel table on which most of the sterile su…
Accreditation (of a health care facili…
The process by which a hospital or other health care facility…
Administration
Individuals who manage an institution, plan its activities, a…
105 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice Chapter 36
Acoustic neuroma
Aneurysm
Arteriovenous malformation [AVM]
Astrocytes
A benign tumor of the eighth cranial nerve; more accurately r…
Dilation or ballooning of an artery wall as a result of injur…
A collection of blood vessels with abnormal communication bet…
Cells that support the nerve cells [neurons] of the brain and…
Acoustic neuroma
A benign tumor of the eighth cranial nerve; more accurately r…
Aneurysm
Dilation or ballooning of an artery wall as a result of injur…
10 terms
surgical technology
derm/o
dermat/o
electr/o
encephal/o
skin
skin
electricity
brain
derm/o
skin
dermat/o
skin
39 terms
Surgical Technology Principles and Practice 6e Chapter 3
Abandonment
Accountability
Administrative laws
Advance directive
A health professional's failure to stay with a patient and pr…
Accepting responsibility for one's actions. In a professional…
Laws created by an agency or a department of the U.S. governm…
A document in which a person gives instructions about his or…
Abandonment
A health professional's failure to stay with a patient and pr…
Accountability
Accepting responsibility for one's actions. In a professional…
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