Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

CSM Nur 100 Exam 2


Direct Transmission immediate and direct transfer of an microorganism from one person to another, occurs through touching, kissing,biting,sexual intercourse.
Indirect transmission can be either vehicle borne or vector borne
A Fomite is classified under vehicle-borne transmission, and is an inanimate object or material that carries an infectious agent.
A vector is.. classified under vector-borne transmission, its an animal that serves as a means to transport an infectious agent.
Droplet nuclei air borne droplets that have been emitted by an infected host.
If a microorganism produces no clinical evidence of disease it it is called.. asymptomatic or sub-clinical
Septicemia When bacteremia results in systemic infection.
Where do most nosicomial infections occur (HAIs) 1/3 occur in the urinary tract 22% in surgical wounds 15% in the respiratory tract 14% in the blood
Created by: JUhing5703