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Flashcards in Scrubbing, Gowning, and Gloving Deck (2):
1

What are the scrubbing agent characteristics?

Broad spectrum anti microbial agent
Fast acting and effective
Non irritating
Prolonged action
Independent or cumulative effect

2

Name some characteristics of a surgical hand scrub

No jewelry
Warm water
Lather to 2 inches above elbow
Fingers pointed up
Clean under nails
Hold hands above elbow level when done
Nails with brush side of scrub brush
Circular motion
Counted stroke or timed method