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  1. Which of the following statements are correct with reference to healthcare personnel (HCP)?
  1. An exposure that might place HCP at risk for HAIs is defined as an event that results in the transfer of pathogenic organisms from a source to a host by _______________.
  1. All of the following statements related to a source person are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. Which of the following statements is correct with reference to postexposure prophylaxis (PEP)?
  1. An exposure that might place HCP at risk for HAIs with bloodborne pathogens (i.e., infection with hepatitis B, hepatitis C, or human immunodeficiency viruses) is defined as ______________________________.
  1. All of the following segments related to wound care are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. The content of an occupational exposure report should include the date and time of exposure and _______________.
  1. Within hours of exposure to a bloodborne pathogen, exposed HCP should presents for evaluation by an expert consultant with _______________.
  1. An unvaccinated or incompletely vaccinated HCP exposed to a HBsAg-positive source person should receive _______________.
  1. All of the following statements related to exposure to the HCV are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to exposure to the HIV are correct except which one? The latest U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) guidelines emphasize the importance of _______________.
  1. All of the following statements related to exposure to measles, mumps, or rubella are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to exposure to the varicella-zoster virus (VZV) are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of following statements related to exposure to the influenza viruses are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. Which of the following statements related to exposure to Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MBT) are correct?
  1. All of the following statements are related to Clostridium tetani, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, or Bordetella pertussis are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. HCP with close or lengthy contact with a patient with meningococcal disease are considered at increased risk of infection and should receive PEP, i.e., antibacterial prophylaxis.
  1. It is common for contacts of patients with S. pneumoniae infection to develop pneumococcal infection; PEP with an effective antibacterial agent is recommended.
  1. Which of the following statements in reference exposure to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is correct?
  1. Which of the following statements in reference to exposure to the hepatitis A virus (HAV) is correct?