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.

Remove ads
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



What is the best method used to kill bacteria washing hands
How long should you wash your hands? 20 sec
What is the proper length for your nails? 1/4 in
What part of the hands is the most often overlooked when hand washing? thumbs
What year was the first documented proof of physician hand washing? 1846
Who discussed the “shield” of hand washing? Oliver Wendell Holmes
What is the most common way to transmit germs? hands
What is the scientific name for germs? pathogens
When using an alcohol-based cleaner, when do you consider your hands clean? when its dry
What is Mortality rate the number of deaths in a given area or period,
List the methods of hand washing : Good, Best Good: plain soap, Better: anti-microbial soap, Best:alcohol based rub
Define Hand hygiene. removes or destroys microorganisms on hands
Write the steps for hand washing in the correct order. Advance paper towel dispenser 2. Turn on water using a clean paper towel for each handle 3. Wet hands keeping your fingertips tilted toward the drain 4. Apply soap liberally to make bubbles 5. Sing “Twinkle, Twinkle” while scrubbing
Created by: ls99510