# 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 (High School)

Health Professions Events


Clinical Nursing