TEST PREVIEW

  1. Which of the following statements related to microbial contamination of hands is correct?
  1. All of the following statements related to the transmission of healthcare-associated pathogens from one patient to another via the hands of HCP are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to wearing of gloves in healthcare settings are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements are correct with respect to detergents and antiseptic agents EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to handwashing are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements about antiseptic handwash are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements about antiseptic handrub are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements regarding surgical hand antisepsis are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following are important considerations when purchasing hand hygiene products EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements are correct with respect to selecting and/or handling plain (non-antimicrobial) or antimicrobial soaps, or an alcohol-based handrub EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to irritant contact dermatitis (ICD) are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to ICD are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) are correct EXCEPT which one?
  1. The Institute for Healthcare Improvement in its How-to Guide: Improving Hand Hygiene recommends a multidimensional approach, e.g., introduction of alcohol-based handrub, and educational, and behavioral initiatives, to improve compliance with hand hygiene guidelines.
  1. Which of the following statements is correct with respect to the Summary of Infection Prevention Practices in Dental Settings: Basic Expectations for Safe Care published by the CDC in 2016?