Pateint Care Surgical Asepsis

  1. Sterilization
    §Thecomplete destruction of all organisms and spores from equipment used to perform patient care or procedures
  2. Medical
    asepsis (Chapter 9)
    Methods of reducing pathogenicmicroorganisms in the environment and intervening in the process by whichmicroorganisms are spread
  3. Surgical
    asepsis

    §
    Theprocess of creating and maintaining an area that is completely free ofpathogens
  4. Sterile
    Field

    §
    Definedas a microorganism-free area prepared for the use of sterile supplies and equipment
Author
MYKE
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238588
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Pateint Care Surgical Asepsis
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Roberts Class
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