Important Questions of Infection Control Nursing – 3

Important Questions of Infection Control Nursing – 3

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Total Quiz Questions=25
Mark/Question= 5
Total Marks=125
Most important questions and answers of infection control nursing third part.In this quiz previously asked infection control nursing questions are included.
These questions are asked in various government exams includes AIIMS Bhopal, PGIMER, RAKCON, JIPMER etc.


  1. Cleaning of infected bedsore has to be done from?
  2. a) Inner to outer
    b) Outer to inner
    c) Near part to caregiver
    d) None of these



  3. Infection occurred following treatment modality or procedure is known as?
  4. a) Iatrogenic infection
    b) Nosocomial infection
    c) Concurrent infection
    d) Fomite infection

  5. While cleaning the eye, it has to be clean from?
  6. a) Inner canthus to outer canthus
    b) Outer canthus to inner canthus
    c) Middle of the eye to outer canthus
    d) Middle of the eye to inner canthus

  7. Immediate disinfection of all article and bodily discharge during the course of disease is known as?
  8. a) Concurrent disinfection
    b) Terminal disinfection
    c) Sterilization
    d) Bactericidal

  9. What you mean by cold sterilization?
  10. a) Sterilization under a temperature range of 1 to 80®C
    b) Disinfection using disinfectant
    c) Sterilization done under minus degree Celsius temperature
    d) All of these

  11. Most important aspect of hand washing is?
  12. a) Time
    b) Type of soap
    c) Surface tension
    d) Friction

  13. Which of the following colored container must be used for discarding human anatomical waste in hospital?
  14. a) Yellow
    b) Red
    c) Blue
    d) Black

  15. Thick yellow drainage from the wound is known as?
  16. a) Sanguineous
    b) Serous- sanguineous
    c) Serous
    d) Purulent

  17. The highest concentration of HIV virus is found in?
  18. a) Saliva
    b) CSF
    c) Blood
    d) Semen

  19. Contact precautions are used in caring a patient with?
  20. a) Dengue
    b) Tetanus
    c) Pneumonia
    d) MRSA

  21. Precautions used when caring for a rubella patient is?
  22. a) Droplet
    b) Contact
    c) Universal
    d) Hand washing

  23. Which intervention is appropriate for a client with skeletal traction?
  24. a) Pin care
    b) Prone positioning
    c) Intermittent weights
    d) 5 lb weight limit

  25. Which type of precautions should the nurse implement for the client diagnosed with septic meningitis?
  26. a) Standard precaution
    b) Airbone precaution
    c) Contact precaution
    d) Droplet precaution

  27. Under certain circumstances the virus that causes chicken pox can also cause?
  28. a) Athlete’s foot
    b) Herpes zoster
    c) German measles
    d) Infectious Hepatitis

  29. Strawberry spot vagina is seen in?
  30. a) Candida
    b) Trichomonas
    c) CMV
    d) Herpes simplex

  31. Hygiene is a word derived from?
  32. a) Latin
    b) Indian
    c) Greek
    d) French

  33. Carrier of avirulent organism is called?
  34. a) Host
    b) Mono carrier
    c) Pseudo carrier
    d) Agent

  35. Best method of disinfection of hospital waste is?
  36. a) Fumigation
    b) Incineration
    c) Sunlight
    d) Burying

  37. Fungal infection of foot is also called as?
  38. a) Athletes foot
    b) Gangrene
    c) Cellulitis
    d) Acne

  39. Malta fever is another name for?
  40. a) Q fever
    b) Scrub fever
    c) Brucellosis
    d) Salmonellosis

  41. The substance which kills infectious agent outside the body by natural, physical or chemical methods is known as?
  42. a) Detergents
    b) Disinfectants
    c) Antiseptics
    d) Antibiotics

  43. If a person has no resistance of the body, he gets the disease due to infection, this is called?
  44. a) Infestation
    b) Susceptibility
    c) Pathogenicity
    d) None of these

  45. Which plasmodium causes “malignant malaria”?
  46. a) P. Vivax
    b) P. Falciparum
    c) P. Ovale
    d) P. Malaria

  47. Mode of transmission of Hepatitis E is?
  48. a) Water borne
    b) Blood borne
    c) Air borne
    d) Transplacental

  49. Before blood transfusion blood is screened for the following except?
  50. a) Malaria
    b) Hepatitis B
    c) Hepatitis A
    d) HIV

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