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Universal Precautions Do these things no matter what.

Aka standard precaution mean we do these things no matter what

1. Wash hands for 15-20sec

2. Wear gloves whenever u come in contact with some1 body fluid or cleaning
disinfecting surfaces

3. Place disposable items in room

2

Contact cautions

The same as universal but u wear a gown

private room
gloves
gown

3

Contact diseases

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1. MRA
2. VRE
3. Herpes
4. C. Dufficle
5. Roscola
6. Shigella or shigellosis- causes really bad diarrhea

Any bacteria or virus that causes diarrhea will contact precaution

4

If you're patient is on contact precaution should you leave the door open or close

Open

5

Droplet Precautions:

You do everything under Universal and contact plus a mask and googles or face shield

2. Within 3ft

6

Droplet diseases

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1. Pneumonia
2. Influenza
3. Meningitis
4. Rubella

7

If you're patient is on droplet precaution should you leave the door open or close

Open

8

Airborne precautions

U do everything in droplet plus add a special respirator mask such as a N95

2. Eye and; face shield on at all times

3. Private room with negative air flow

9

Airborne diseases

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1. Measles
2. TB
3. Varicella
4. Shingles/herpes Zoster

10

If you're patient is on airborne precaution should you leave the door open or close

Close all the time

11

Never put clean pt with dirty pt

Never put clean pt with dirty pt

12

Clean pt come in with no disease at all

Dirty pt have diseases

Clean pt come in with no disease at all

Dirty pt have diseases

13

Airborne precaution how many ppl in a room

1

14

The incubation period for chickenpox is

3wks

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