micro chapter 11

  1. what are some chemical agents in microbial control
    disinfectants, antiseptics, sterilants, degermers, and preservatives
  2. what level of chemical decontamination kills endospores, may be sterilants (extremely dangerous)
    high-level germicides
  3. what level of chemical decontamination kill fungal spores (not endospores) tubercle bacillus and viruses
    intermediate level
  4. what devices that are not heart sterilizable and intended to be used in sterile environments (body tissue)
    high-level germicides
  5. what level of chemical decontamination eliminates only vegetative bacteria, vegetative fungal cells, and some viruses
    low level
  6. what are used to disinfect devices that will come in contact with mucous membrane but are not invasive
    intermediate level
  7. what clean surfaces that touch skin but not mucous membranes
    low level
  8. nature of the material being treated, degree of contamination, time of exposure, and strength and chemical action of the germicide
    factors that affect germicidal activity of chemicals
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micro chapter 11
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