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Prevent Disease

Patient Care in Radiography 8th Edition Chapter 9

Healthcare Associated Infections(HIA) stand for an infection that was formerly referred to as: Nosocomial
The most complete source of information about infectious diseases in the United States is: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention(CDC)
A gastrointestinal HIA that causes diarrhea and is caused by a Gram-positive spore-forming bacillus is: Clostridium Difficile(C-Diff)
Mucocutaneous "Candida", Disseminated Herpes, Cytomegalovirus, and "Pneumocystis Carinii" Pneumonia are all examples of: Opportunistic infections associated with AIDS
The risk of contracting HIV from a needlestick injury is: 3/1000(0.3%)
Which of the following diseases can be prevented by vaccination? Hepatitis B
A particulate respirator is essential for protection exposure to: Tuberculosis(TB)
Under the system of protective precautions, the "dirty" technologist touches the: Patient
Which form of Hepatitis has neither a vaccine nor prophylaxis? Hepatitis C
What is the most likely mode of transmission for hepatitis A? Vehicle or Direct Contact
Created by: Dallas1856