# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Practical Nursing II Task 1650239412

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate surgical aseptic techniques.

Definition

Demonstration should include
  • putting on and removing sterile gloves
  • opening a sterile package
  • establishing a sterile field
  • pouring sterile liquids
  • handling materials and tools to maintain sterile quality.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the general principles of surgical aseptic techniques and the rationale behind each principle?
  • What are the steps in donning sterile gloves and maintaining sterility?
  • What are the steps in opening a sterile package and maintaining sterility?
  • How are sterile forceps (both wet and dry) handled, and how is sterility maintained?
  • What are the steps in pouring sterile liquids?
  • How can the proper sterilization of instruments be determined?

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