# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Practical Nursing II Task 1650239411

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate medical asepsis.


Demonstration should include
  • evidence of understanding principles of asepsis
  • use of CDC Standard Precautions.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the general principles of asepsis and the rationale for each principle?
  • What are the Standard Precautions, and how are they practiced?
  • How can the basics of microbiology be summarized: families of microbes, the essential ingredients for microbial life, pathogenic verses nonpathogenic microbes, and the effects of pathogens on body functions?
  • What is the sequence of events in the chain of infectious disease?
  • How would Standard Precautions be used to interfere with the mode of transmission?
  • How would methods of medical asepsis be applied to prevent airborne, droplet, contact, and neutropenic spread of communicable diseases?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

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Clinical Nursing