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10 terms
surgical technology
derm/o
dermat/o
electr/o
encephal/o
skin
skin
electricity
brain
derm/o
skin
dermat/o
skin
22 terms
Surgical Technology
ABHES
ACS
Allied health profession
AMA
Accreditation bureau of health education schools
America college of surgeons
A profession that follow the principle of medicine and nursing
America medical association
ABHES
Accreditation bureau of health education schools
ACS
America college of surgeons
48 terms
Surgical Technology
-Ology
-Lysis
-Malacia
-Megaly-
Study Of- Cardiology
Break Down. Destruction- hemolysis
Abnormal softening- Osteomalacia
LARGE-organomegaly
-Ology
Study Of- Cardiology
-Lysis
Break Down. Destruction- hemolysis
Surgical Technology Chapter 4
Accreditation
Administration
Air exchange
Back Table
The process by which a hospital is evaluated by an independen…
Individuals who manage a institution, plan its activities, an…
The exchange of fresh air for air that has been recirculated…
A large stainless steel table on which most of the sterile su…
Accreditation
The process by which a hospital is evaluated by an independen…
Administration
Individuals who manage a institution, plan its activities, an…
216 terms
Surgical technology
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Cardi/o
Chem/o
Life
Cancer
Heart
Chemical
Bi/o
Life
Carcin/o
Cancer
Chapter 11 - Surgical Technology
Biological Indicator
Chemical Indicator
Decontamination
Disinfection
a quality control mechanism used in the process of sterilizat…
method of testing a sterilization parameter... chemical strips…
A process in which recently used and soiled medical devices,…
Destruction of microorganisms by heat or chemical means... Spor…
Biological Indicator
a quality control mechanism used in the process of sterilizat…
Chemical Indicator
method of testing a sterilization parameter... chemical strips…
13 terms
Surgical Technology
"Aeger Primo"
Assault
Battery
Breach of confidentiality
The patient first (motto of the American Association of Surgi…
Intentional and Unlawful physical harm or threat to physicall…
Intentional and Unlawful attack on another.
A violation of the obligation to keep a patient's records pri…
"Aeger Primo"
The patient first (motto of the American Association of Surgi…
Assault
Intentional and Unlawful physical harm or threat to physicall…
134 terms
Surgical Technology
statutory law
common law
negligence
malpractice
made by congress
based on previous court cases
careless performance of duty
duty, deviation, damage, direct cause
statutory law
made by congress
common law
based on previous court cases
Surgical Technology
Characteristics of common sutures
Free ties
Ligature real
Suture for the procedure
Physical characteristics include configuration capillarity ab…
Pre-cut ties that are removed at single strands from the pack…
The most commonly used look at your reels are chromic plane w…
The surgical technologist should consult with the surgeon to…
Characteristics of common sutures
Physical characteristics include configuration capillarity ab…
Free ties
Pre-cut ties that are removed at single strands from the pack…
125 terms
Surgical Technology
The minimum distance a nonsterile pers…
Identify which of the following is Not…
Tables are considered sterile
At the end of the case, drapes should be
1 foot
sterile tables may be covered for later use
only on the top
checked for instruments, rolled off, and placed in a hamper
The minimum distance a nonsterile pers…
1 foot
Identify which of the following is Not…
sterile tables may be covered for later use
72 terms
Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist
absence of microorganisms
a device to accomplish steam or gas st…
amount of gross organic debris or the…
a method for testing the sterilization…
asepsis
autoclave
bioburden
biological indicator
absence of microorganisms
asepsis
a device to accomplish steam or gas st…
autoclave
10 terms
Surgical Technology
A hospital that is owned by an individ…
The certification examination for surg…
Surgical pathology requiring treatment…
Which organization acts both as an ins…
Proprietary
NBSTSA
Urgent
HMO
A hospital that is owned by an individ…
Proprietary
The certification examination for surg…
NBSTSA
31 terms
Surgical Technology
Amnesia
Analgesia
Anesthesia
ACP
Loss of recall of events or sensations.
The absense of pain, produced by specific drugs.
without sensation
Professional licenced to adminster anesthic agents and medica…
Amnesia
Loss of recall of events or sensations.
Analgesia
The absense of pain, produced by specific drugs.
311 terms
Surgical Technology - General Surgery
Absorption
Anastomosis
Ascites
Bile
To take in or soak up
Pathological, surgical, or traumatic formation of an opening…
Abnormal collection of fluid in the abdominal cavity
A secretion of the liver that breaks down fats, preparing the…
Absorption
To take in or soak up
Anastomosis
Pathological, surgical, or traumatic formation of an opening…
Surgical Technology 1 Surgical Instruments
Mosquito hemostat
Crile hemostat
Kelly hemostat
Right-angle/Mixter
Mosquito hemostat
Crile hemostat
35 terms
Surgical Technology
Which gland has both exocrine and endo…
What is the function of the liver?
Nissen fundoplication is the procedure…
Which type of hernia is located in the…
Pancreas
Excretion,blood clotting,metabolism,detoxification,plasma pro…
Hiatal hernia
Direct
Which gland has both exocrine and endo…
Pancreas
What is the function of the liver?
Excretion,blood clotting,metabolism,detoxification,plasma pro…
18 terms
Surgical technology instrumentation
clip applying forceps
Ryder needle holder
Sternal wire twister
probe and grooved director
Alias: hemoclip appliers. ... Category: accessory.... Use: holding…
Alias: French eye; neurosurgical needle holder.... Category: sut…
Alias: none.... Category: suturing.... Use: placing retention or wi…
Alias: Larry probe and groove director; fistula probe.... Catego…
clip applying forceps
Alias: hemoclip appliers. ... Category: accessory.... Use: holding…
Ryder needle holder
Alias: French eye; neurosurgical needle holder.... Category: sut…
104 terms
Surgical Technology 1 Surgical Instruments
Mosquito hemostat
Crile hemostat
Kelly hemostat
Right-angle/Mixter
Mosquito hemostat
Crile hemostat
50 terms
Surgical Technology for Surgical Technicians
A surgical technician must be capable of
Documentation includes
Professional
Acronym
1) work quickly and accurately... 2) able to work under pressure…
1) Identification of patient... 2) identification of anyone invo…
An individual who has special education and experience in a g…
A word formed by the initial letters of the principal compone…
A surgical technician must be capable of
1) work quickly and accurately... 2) able to work under pressure…
Documentation includes
1) Identification of patient... 2) identification of anyone invo…
90 terms
Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist
Adrenergics
Adrenergics
Analgesics
Analgesics
Generic name - epinenephrine... Trade name - Adrenalin... Action -…
Generic name - phenylephrine hydrochloride... Trade name - Neosy…
Generic name - codeine sulfate... Trade name - Codeine... Action -…
Generic name - fentanyl citrate... Trade name - Sublimaze... Action…
Adrenergics
Generic name - epinenephrine... Trade name - Adrenalin... Action -…
Adrenergics
Generic name - phenylephrine hydrochloride... Trade name - Neosy…
Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist
absence of microorganisms
a device to accomplish steam or gas st…
amount of gross organic debris or the…
a method for testing the sterilization…
asepsis
autoclave
bioburden
biological indicator
absence of microorganisms
asepsis
a device to accomplish steam or gas st…
autoclave
48 terms
Surgical Technology
-Ology
-Lysis
-Malacia
-Megaly-
Study Of- Cardiology
Break Down. Destruction- hemolysis
Abnormal softening- Osteomalacia
LARGE-organomegaly
-Ology
Study Of- Cardiology
-Lysis
Break Down. Destruction- hemolysis
72 terms
Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist
absence of microorganisms
a device to accomplish steam or gas st…
amount of gross organic debris or the…
a method for testing the sterilization…
asepsis
autoclave
bioburden
biological indicator
absence of microorganisms
asepsis
a device to accomplish steam or gas st…
autoclave
311 terms
Surgical Technology - General Surgery
Absorption
Anastomosis
Ascites
Bile
To take in or soak up
Pathological, surgical, or traumatic formation of an opening…
Abnormal collection of fluid in the abdominal cavity
A secretion of the liver that breaks down fats, preparing the…
Absorption
To take in or soak up
Anastomosis
Pathological, surgical, or traumatic formation of an opening…
72 terms
Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist
absence of microorganisms
a device to accomplish steam or gas st…
amount of gross organic debris or the…
a method for testing the sterilization…
asepsis
autoclave
bioburden
biological indicator
absence of microorganisms
asepsis
a device to accomplish steam or gas st…
autoclave
Surgical Technology - Chapter 3
Physical Need
Psychological Need
Social Need
Spiritual Need
Any need related to genetics, physiology, or anatomy
Any need related to identification and understanding of oneself
Any need related to one's interaction with another person/group
Any need related to the identification and understanding of o…
Physical Need
Any need related to genetics, physiology, or anatomy
Psychological Need
Any need related to identification and understanding of oneself
Surgical Technology
disinfection
antisepsis
sterilization
inspection, reassembly, preparation
A process that eliminates many or all microorganisms, with th…
A process that greatly reduces the number of microorganisms o…
Complete destruction of all forms of microbial life
instrument preparation begins after decontamination and is in…
disinfection
A process that eliminates many or all microorganisms, with th…
antisepsis
A process that greatly reduces the number of microorganisms o…
235 terms
Surgical Technology - Chapter 31
Power equipment is used in ortho to
Most power equipment used in surgery u…
An ortho drill is similar to a
The two main components of the drill.
cut, drill, and remodel bone.
compressed nitrogen (pneumatic energy).
carpenter's drill.
the head and the handle.
Power equipment is used in ortho to
cut, drill, and remodel bone.
Most power equipment used in surgery u…
compressed nitrogen (pneumatic energy).
Surgical Technology Chapter 14
Airway
Amnesia
Analgesia
Anesthesia
The anatomical passageway or artificial tube through which th…
The loss of recall of events or sensation.
The absence of pain, produced by specific drug.
The absence of sensory awareness or medically induced unconsc…
Airway
The anatomical passageway or artificial tube through which th…
Amnesia
The loss of recall of events or sensation.
47 terms
Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technician_Types of Surgery
fasciotomy
herniorrhaphy
rotator cuff repair
craniotomy
an incision into the membrane covering a muscle, usually to r…
repairing a cavity wall or muscle layer that is allowing an o…
repairs to the shoulder joints
creating an opening in the skull
fasciotomy
an incision into the membrane covering a muscle, usually to r…
herniorrhaphy
repairing a cavity wall or muscle layer that is allowing an o…
Chapter 10 - Surgical Technology
Chemicals that reduce the number of mi…
AKA Sterile Technique
Takes time to practice and to develop
In surgery, it is a state of the prese…
Antiseptics
Aseptic Technique
Aseptic Technique
Asepsis
Chemicals that reduce the number of mi…
Antiseptics
AKA Sterile Technique
Aseptic Technique
61 terms
Surgical Technology - Chapter 3
What are the elements of negligence? (…
What are the elements of negligence? (…
Abandonment
Advanced directive
1. Presence of a duty of care... 2. Someone breached their duty…
1. There is a duty to the patient that is initiated the momen…
Neglecting a patient or leaving a patient unattended when the…
A document in which a patient gives instructions about his/he…
What are the elements of negligence? (…
1. Presence of a duty of care... 2. Someone breached their duty…
What are the elements of negligence? (…
1. There is a duty to the patient that is initiated the momen…
45 terms
Surgical Technology
Acronym
Ambulatory surgical center
ARC/STSA
AST
a word formed by the initial letters of the principal compone…
a facility where patients are treated and released in the sam…
oversees the accreditation process of surgical technology edu…
a club that helps schools maintain their continuous education…
Acronym
a word formed by the initial letters of the principal compone…
Ambulatory surgical center
a facility where patients are treated and released in the sam…
21 terms
Surgical Technology Chapter 1
Vesalius
Jenner
Pasteur
Lister
The Father of Modern Anatomy
inventor of the vaccination for smallpox
Father of microbiology, virology, and immunology
Developed technique of antiseptic surgery
Vesalius
The Father of Modern Anatomy
Jenner
inventor of the vaccination for smallpox
Surgical Technology Chapter 2
Aggression
Assertiveness
Body Language
Brainstorming
The exertion of power over others through intimidation, loudn…
A quality in people with self-esteem; assertive behavior seek…
Communication through facial expressions, posture, and gestur…
A method of contributing to group discussion in which people…
Aggression
The exertion of power over others through intimidation, loudn…
Assertiveness
A quality in people with self-esteem; assertive behavior seek…
Surgical Technology Chapter 12
Bifurcation
Baggy
Box lock
Chisel
A tube, duct, or other hollow structure that forms a Y split
Soft, doughy; a characteristic of diseased tissue
The hinge point of many surgical instruments
An orthopedic instrument used to slice bone; one side is stra…
Bifurcation
A tube, duct, or other hollow structure that forms a Y split
Baggy
Soft, doughy; a characteristic of diseased tissue
Surgical Technology Chapter 21
Biopsy
Blunt dissection
Case planning
Count
Removal of a sample of tissue for pathological analysis.
The technique of separating tissue layers by teasing them apa…
The process of organizing and implementing the tasks and equi…
A systemic method of accounting for all sponges, needles, ins…
Biopsy
Removal of a sample of tissue for pathological analysis.
Blunt dissection
The technique of separating tissue layers by teasing them apa…
37 terms
Surgical Technology Chapter 5
Race Track Plan
Hotel Plan
Specialty grouping plan
Unrestricted area
a series of operating rooms a round a clean central core
operating rooms situated along a central corridor with separa…
a variation in which operating rooms are grouped by specialty
area located near the entrance, separated by doors from main…
Race Track Plan
a series of operating rooms a round a clean central core
Hotel Plan
operating rooms situated along a central corridor with separa…
115 terms
Surgical Technology - 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 or 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 Chapter 22
Absorbable suture
Adhesion
Anastamosis
Approximate
Suture material that is broken down and metabolized by the bo…
Scar formation of the abdominal viscera.
The surgical creation of an opening between two blood vessels…
to bring tissue together by sutures or other means.
Absorbable suture
Suture material that is broken down and metabolized by the bo…
Adhesion
Scar formation of the abdominal viscera.
Surgical Technology 2017
Mosquito clamp
Kelly clamp
Straight Hemostat
Tonsil clamp
Mosquito clamp
Kelly clamp
20 terms
Surgical Technology Suture Types
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Polyglyconate/ Maxon
Polydioxanone/ PDS II
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
monofilament absorbable... general soft tissue approximation. pe…
monofilament absorbable ... tissue that requires long-term tensi…
Plain Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
Chromic Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
Surgical Technology Chapter 11
AAMI
Antisepsis
Autoclave
Bactericidal
Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation. T…
A process that greatly reduces the number of microorganisms o…
A small steam sterilizer used in low volume clinical settings.
Able to kill bacteria.
AAMI
Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation. T…
Antisepsis
A process that greatly reduces the number of microorganisms o…
10 terms
SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY INSTRUMENT #3
bandage scissors
tenotomy
curved mayo scissors
Metzenbaum scissors
bandage scissors
tenotomy
Surgical Technology Chapter 20
Antiseptic
Debridement
Fenestrated drape
Impervious
Chemical agent approved for use on the skin that inhibits the…
The removal of devitalized tissue, debris, and foreign object…
A sterile body sheet with a hole or "window; fenestration" th…
Waterproof
Antiseptic
Chemical agent approved for use on the skin that inhibits the…
Debridement
The removal of devitalized tissue, debris, and foreign object…
42 terms
Surgical Technology Chapter 7
The sterile field should be created
If a case is switched to another OR an…
When opening instrument packs and peel…
Instruments such as scalpel blades tha…
as close as possible to the time of use and be monitored at a…
the sterile field should never be covered with a sterile drap…
the chemical indicators to ensure the instruments have been e…
should not be reused
The sterile field should be created
as close as possible to the time of use and be monitored at a…
If a case is switched to another OR an…
the sterile field should never be covered with a sterile drap…
Surgical Technology Chapter 24
After precleaning a flexible endoscope…
What type of scope do we use to access…
Why aren't patients who have received…
What type of material is used to loose…
Leak tested
Flexible endoscope
High risk of abdominal adhesions
Right angle clamps, ultrasonic scalpel, ESU, vessel loops, su…
After precleaning a flexible endoscope…
Leak tested
What type of scope do we use to access…
Flexible endoscope
72 terms
Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist
absence of microorganisms
a device to accomplish steam or gas st…
amount of gross organic debris or the…
a method for testing the sterilization…
asepsis
autoclave
bioburden
biological indicator
absence of microorganisms
asepsis
a device to accomplish steam or gas st…
autoclave
Surgical Technology Chapter 19
Abduction
Compartment syndrome
Compression injury
Dependent areas of the body
Movement of a joint or body part away from the body.
Severe swelling and tissue injury caused by constriction of t…
Tissue injury caused by continuous pressure over an area.
Areas of the body subject to pressure from gravity and weight…
Abduction
Movement of a joint or body part away from the body.
Compartment syndrome
Severe swelling and tissue injury caused by constriction of t…
Surgical Technology - Chapter 13
Palpation
Auscultation
-Graph
Obstruction
When doctor presses lightly on the surface of the body to fee…
Listening for sounds within body... - Making certain the condit…
A pictorial representation
Blocking or clogging
Palpation
When doctor presses lightly on the surface of the body to fee…
Auscultation
Listening for sounds within body... - Making certain the condit…
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