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When there is a reasonable risk for dental personnel, of skin, eyes, mucous membrane, or parenteral contact with blood or other infectious material?
When protective attire is not used
An exposure that occurs by contact with contaminated instruments, equipment, laundry, trash, and infectious waste is known as what type of exposure?
The process of preventing the access of micro-organism is?
The use of plastic, paper, foil, or other fluid resistant material to cover surfaces and protect them from contamination is?
Barrier Technique
The number of micro-organisms contaminating an object is? also known as bioload & microbioload.
A bacterial endospore test is desing to access whether sterilization has actually occured.
Biological Monitor also known:
biological indicator
biological spore test
Pathogenic micro-organisms that are present in human blood and capable of causing disease in humans?
Bloodborne pathogens
A diagnostic test of a pre-vacuum sterilizer's ability to remove air from the chamber and prevent air reentrant. This is not a strility assurance test.
Bowie-Dick Test
The destruction or inhibition of most viruses & bacteria while in their active growth phase. The process does not necessarily kill all spore nor can it be verified by a monitor.
Chemical disinfection
the presence or reasonable expected precense of blood or other potentially infectious material on an item or surface.