EXERCISES, LESSON 1
INSTRUCTIONS: The following exercises are to be answered by marking the lettered
response that best answers the question or best completes the incomplete sentence or
by writing the answer in the space provided.
After you have completed all the exercises, turn to "Solutions to Exercises" at
the end of the lesson and check your answers.
A set of steps by which a desired result is accomplished by surgery is known as:
__________________________________ is the general or local insensibility to
pain and other sensation induced by drugs.
Which technician on the OR team is sterile? _______________________
What is the procedure called for covering the patient and surrounding areas with
a sterile barrier? __________________________________________
Which technician on the operating room team functions outside of the sterile field
during surgery? __________________________________________
Suture, used as a noun, is defined as _____________________________ .
Who provides the supplies required by a "sterile team"?