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chapter 4 review
___________ was created as part of the US department of labor to regulate and enforce safety and health standards to protect employees in the workplace
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Federal law requireds manufacturers to supply a ________ for all products sold.
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)
The EPA registers different types of __________
the two types of disinfectants that are used in salons are:
Chemical disinfectants and hospital-grade disinfectants also known as tuberculocidal
There are four classifications of potentially infectious microorganisms:
bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites
______________ are microscopic plants or animals
reaction due ti extreme sensitivity to certain foods, chemicals, or other normally harmless substances
Disease that is communicable or transmitted by contact
The presence, or reasonably anticipated presence, of blood or other potentially infectious materials on an item's surface or visible debris/residues such as dust, hair, skin, etc.
Determination of the nature of a disease from its symptom
Abmormal condition of all or part of the body, organ, or mind that makes it incapable of carrying on normal function
Contact with non-intact skin, blood, body fluid or other potentially infectious materials that results from the performance of an employees duties
Disease caused by pathogenic microorganisms that are easily spread
Condition in which a part of the body reacts to protect itself from injury, irritation, or infection, characterized by redness, heat, pain and swelling
Illnesses resulting from conditions associated with employment, such as prolonged and repeated overexposure to certain products or ingredients
Disease caused by parasites, such as lice and ringworm
Disease that affects the body generally, often due to under- or over-functioning of internal glands/organs
round shaped bacteria
short rod shaped bacteria
spiral or corkscrew-shaped bacteria
one-celled microorganisms with both plant and animal characteristics. some are harmful, some are harmless. Also known as microbes or germs.
communicable by infection from one person to another or from one infected body part to another
Nonscientific synonyms for disease producing bacteria
Any organism of microscopic or submicroscopic size
suffix meaning "study of"
An organism that grows, feeds and shelters on or in another organism, while contributing nothing to the survival of that organism.
Any of various poisonous substances produced by some microorganisms
A parasitic submicroscopic particle that infects cells of biological organisms. A virus is capable of replication only through taking over the host cell's reproduction machinery
The ability of the body to resist disease and prevent infection
naturally inherited resistance to disease
developed after the body overcomes a disease
THere are three levels of decontamination
The lowest level of decontamination
can kill, retard or prevent the growth of bacteria
the process of killing most microorganisms on hard nonporous surfaces
the highest level of decontamination, kills all microorganisms, including bacteria, viruses, fungi and bacterial spores.
an apparatus for sterilization