Flashcards in Chapter 7: Vocabulary Part 1 Deck (17):
Agents used in the diagnosis, treatment, or prevention of disease.
Measures to decrease your risk of exposure to blood and body fluids
A condition free of pathogens
Limited to one area of the body
Throughout the body
free of all forms of life
Careful handling to prevent contamination
Cleansing agent that destroy or inhibits pathogenic organisms and is also toxic to living tissue.
Cleansing agent that destroys or inhibits pathogenic organisms but is not toxic to living tissue
Drug administered through the mucous membranes of the eye
Drug administered through the mucous membranes of he ear and ear canal
A liquid bolus of medication that is injected into the rectum
Concentrated mass of medication
Drug administration outside of the gastrointestinal tract
Hollow metal tube used with the syringe to administer medications.
Within the dermal layer of the skin