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TermDefinition
Surgical Asepsis Sterile Techique
Medical Asepsis Clean Techique
OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Admistration Minimum health and safety standards for the workplace and has the authority to enforce those standards
Standard Precautions Developed by CBC Practicing
Local Infection Affect one area of the body
Pathogen Diseases causing Microorganism "germs" in body
Microorganisms Small one celled living plant (Not Harmful)
Defense Mechanisms Present in the body to resist infection.
Immune System Defense used by the body to fight infection
Communicable Disease Disease that is able to either transmitted directly or indirectly from one individual to another.
Generalized Infection Affecting the whole body "Systemic"
Normal flora Microorganisms that commonly live in a particular environment
Hydrochoric Acid Stomach fluide
Nosocomial Infection An infection that occurs when a patient is receiving health care patient did not have affection when admitted.
Cilia Little hairs in your body that help more things away from your lungs.
Center for Disease control (CDC) Government agency that is part of the USA d of health and human services.
Germ Theory Was the discovery of bacteria
Created by: ki.villafane