When heat-sensitive adhesive tape on a pack in a sterilizer changes color, this
a. The critical temperature was reached.
b. The necessary time was maintained for sterility.
Where are spore strips sent for culture tests?
a. In-house laboratory.
b. Outside laboratory.
A self-contained incubator at a dental facility is used to test:
a. Spore vials.
b. Spore strips.
When are you required to call the medical maintenance office for repair of the
a. Second test positive; control negative.
b. Use of sterilizer suspended; items recalled.
Second test positive; control positive.
d. Expiration date of the test batch has passed.