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1

What patients does standard precautions apply to?

ALL patients regardless of their health status

2

5 PPE and 2 standard precautions

1. Hand hygiene
2. Gloves
3. Mask
4. Gloves
5. Gown
6.Eyewear
7. Sharps Handling

3

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
- doesnt contact oral mucosa

non crtical

4

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
-instrument or surface that contacts soil, debris, OPIM

Non- critical

5

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
- contacts intact skin

non-critical

6

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
- cleaned with intermediate level once has OPIM

non-critcal

7

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
-instrument that doesnt penetrate soft bone/tissue

semi-critical

8

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
-contacts oral mucosa but doesnt penetrate

semi-critical

9

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
-contacts non-intact skin with OPIM

semi-critical

10

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
-hand piece

semi-critical

11

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
-USS tip

semi-critical

12

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
-penetrates soft tissue/bone

critical

13

how to clean these items:
Non-Critical=
Semi-Critical =
Critical =

Non-Critical= disinfectant (low-int)
Semi-Critical = sterilized
Critical = sterilized

14

Non-Critical OR Semi-Critical OR Critical :
-highly infectious if contaminated

critical

15

Which disinfectant (Low/Int/High)
- kills SOME bacteria, virus, fungus BUT NOT TB, Varbovis, Sporres

Low

16

All level disinfectants must kill which viruses

HBV + HIV

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Which disinfectant (Low/Int/High)
- kills TB, Varbovis, viruses, bacteria, fungi, BUT NOT NECESSARY spores

Int

18

Which disinfectant (Low/Int/High)
- indicates MANY human pathogens are killed

Int
(bacteria, virus, fungi) MANY not ALL

19

Which disinfectant (Low/Int/High)
- kills TB, Varbovis, viruses, bacteria, fungi, SOME BUT NOT ALL spores

High

20

How are disinfectants strength classified

lab test organisms

21

Which disinfectant (Low/Int/High)
- kills some but not all spores

high

22

What's a germicide and what is it used for

chemical that disinfects

23

Validated process that renders a product free of all forms of viable orgnaisms

sterlization

24

precedes sterlization

cleaning

25

removes visible soil/debris/OPIM manually or mechanically

cleaning

26

PPE includes ________ and ______

protective attire and respiratory mask

27

are scrubs part of PPE

no

28

PPE protects against ______ and ____

OPIM and chemicals

29

What is OPIM ( type of tissue/skin, infected with what diseases)

- body fluids: blood, saliva
- unfixed tissue/organ
-non-intact skin
- infected with HIV, HBV, HCV (hepatits)

30

Who is a DHCP

any paid/unpaid personnel in a dental setting - including housekeeping and students

31

who mandates infection control regualtions

OSHA

32

OSHA infection control protocol:
- should their be a written protocol?

yes should be conspicouly posted

33

OSHA infection control protocol:
- (3) PPE if splashed with _____, _______,______

1. Surgical Mask + 2. faceshield/eyewear + 3. Gown
if splashed with
1. droplet nuclei 2. OPIM 3. Chemicals

34

OSHA infection control protocol:
- When to flush lines

2 min AM/PM & 20 seconds between patients

35

OSHA infection control protocol:
-water lines must be ______

anti-retractive

36

OSHA infection control protocol:
- Hands when putting on gloves

must be dry to prevent bacterial growth

37

OSHA infection control protocol:
- sharps handling

scoop technique with utility gloves

38

OSHA infection control protocol:
- cleaning intraoral items (bite blocks, impressions, ortho)

Intermediate disinfectant

39

OSHA infection control protocol:
- what 2 things cant a DHCP have if working

weeping dermatitis or exudative lesion

40

how to clean semi critical and critical insturments

clean, wrapped, sterlized, sealed till use

41

how to clean semi critical heat sensitive

high level disinfectant

42

how to clean non critical items

cleaned and disinfected with low level (must say effective against HBV and HIV
*if has OPIM, use intermediate level*

43

What kind of item is a low speed hand piece

semi critical

44

what kind of item is a high speed hand piece

semi critical

45

what kind of item is a reusable air water syringe

semi critical