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60

How often must individual towels and liners be set aside to be laundered:

A. after use on a client
B. at the end of the day
C. at least once a week
D. no less than twice a month

after use on a client

61

The contact points of equipment that cannot be immersed in liquid solutions should be cleaned and disinfected using a:

A. regulatory oversight agency approved disinfectant
B. regulatory oversight agency approved antiseptic
C. solution weaker than necessary
D. solution that does not kill bacteria

regulatory oversight agency approved disinfectant

62

At the end of the day, the disinfection procedure for a foot spa should include removing and cleaning the screen, washing the screen and inlet with soap and water, and totally immersing the screen in an approved disinfectant according to manufacturer's directions and:

A. flushing with water and letting air-dry till the next day
B. flushing the system with low-sudsing soap and warm water for 10 minutes, rinsing, draining, and letting air-dry
C. removing the clean the screen if it appears dirty
D. removing the screen and spraying it with a disinfectant solution

flushing the system with low-sudsing soap and warm water 10 minutes, rinsing, draining, and letting air-dry

63

Every week, foot spas should be cleaned following the daily procedure and filled with:

A. a disinfectant solution and left for 20 minutes, then drained and flushed.
B. a 10% bleach solution and left for 10 minutes, then drained and flushed
C. a disinfectant solution and left at least 6 to 10 hours, then drained and flushed
D. a solution of hot soapy water

a disinfectant solution and left at least 6 to 10 hours, then drained and flushed

64

Any disposable material used in cleaning blood spills should be:

A. placed in the recycle bin with the regular trash
B. disposed of immediately
C. placed in double bags before disposing or placed in a container for contaminated waste
D. left at the station area

placed in double bags before disposing or placed in a container for contaminated waste

65

The first step in the decontamination process is called:

A. sanitation
B. disinfection
C. antiseptic cleansing
D. surface wiping

sanitation

66

When using liquid soap, scrub your hands and lather for at least:

A. 5 minutes
B. 20 seconds
C. 1 minute
D. 10 seconds

20 seconds

67

The use of bar soap is prohibited in most salons because bar soaps:

A. are expensive
B. lather too much
C. grow bacteria
D. lead to skin infections

grow bacteria

68

Which of these is a danger of using antibacterial soaps?

A. they often do not kill germs and bacteria on the hands
B. they often cause the skin to dry quickly, causing fissures
C. they are ineffective in removing dirt and grime from the hands
D. they may promote the growth of resistant strains

they may promote the growth of resistant strains

69

Antiseptics are effective for:

A. disinfecting instruments
B. sanitizing the hands
C. disinfecting equipment
D. sterilizing equipment

sanitizing the hands

70

The agency that sets the standard for dealing with bloodborne pathogens is:

A. OSHA
B. FBI
C. MSDS
D. FDA

OSHA

71

Universal precautions require employees to assume that human blood and body fluids are infectious for:

A. nonpathogenic pathogens
B. bloodborne pathogens
C. flu
D. immunity

bloodborne pathogens

72

A client that is infected with hepatitis B or other bloodborne pathogens and shows no symptoms or signs of infection is:

A. asymptomatic
B. not infectious
C. healthy
D. in remission

asymptomatic

73

Transmission of bloodborne pathogens can become possible through shaving, nipping, facial treatments, waxing, tweezing or:

A. sometimes if the skin barrier is broken
B. anytime the skin barrier is broken
C. when the skin is disinfected
D. when the technician uses great care

anytime the skin barrier is broken

74

Stores clean, disinfected implement in:

A. an open container at the station
B. a station drawer with other implements
C. an open drawer at the front desk
D. a clean, dry container

a clean, dry container