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Infection Control

my infection control unit

Define Microbe? A microorganism
Define Pathogen? Bacteria, A virus
Define Communicable Disease? disease caused my microorganism
Define Nosocomial Infection? Caused by viral infection
Define Disinfection? When something is Clean
Define Sterilization? To clean something and get EVERYTHING OFF
Define OSHA? Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Define CDC? Centers for Disease Control
Define Bloodborne pathogen? Disease passed by blood
Define Standard Percautions? set of infection control practices used to prevent transmission of diseases
Define Contamination? when something good touches something dirty
Created by: Keynan217