Exam 2 Part 2

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  1. You would treat the chicken pox with a topical anti-pruritic
    True
  2. Painful blisters on the lip are a symptom of herpes simplex virus
    True
  3. Whooping cough is also known as pertussis
    True
  4. Pathogens replicate in a host reservoir
    True
  5. 24 hours to days is the incubation period for conjunctivitis
    True
  6. For influenza, patients should rest, increase fluids and take antipyretics
    True
  7. Fungi are a parasitic plant that depends on other life forms for nutrition
    True
  8. The vapors containing microorganisms from a cough or sneeze can travel up to 3 feet
    True
  9. Hepatitis A is not contracted from bloodborne pathogens
    True
  10. If you have an exudative skin condition, you should refrain from direct patient care to prevent the spread of disease
    True
  11. If you get blood in your eyes, the CDC recommends you irrigate the eyes with clean water or saline
    True
  12. Use vigorous circular motions with antibacterial soap for 15 seconds when washing your hands
    True
  13. Household bleach is a low-level disinfectant
    True
  14. A sterile instrument package may be stored for 30 days
    True
  15. When cutting tissue, the surgeon will use operating scissors
    True
  16. An autoclave sterilizes at 250 - 270 degrees F
    True
  17. Instruments should be soaked in room temperature water and detergent immediately after each use
    True
  18. Tissue specimens are sent to the lab for a biopsy in a ________ container
    formalin solution
  19. _______ is used in cryosurgery to destroy tissue
    Liquid nitrogen
  20. Dispose of blood contaminated gloves after bandaging a laceration site, in the bio-hazard waste bag
    True
  21. If you do not remove all the sutures, they can cause an infection
    True
  22. After removing the sutures and bandaging the site, the patient should keep the bandage clean and dry for 24 to 48 hours
    True
  23. Cryosurgery is sometimes referred to
    cold cautery
  24. A _____________ usually will remove sutures
    general practitioner
  25. A staple extractor is the device used to remove surgical staples
    True
  26. Local anesthesia is administered by the provider
    True
  27. Hepatitis A is transferred by
    direct contact or fecal contaminated food or water

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