Type
Crossword
Description

What type of pathogen is maleria? Protist
which disease is spread by contaminated water? Cholera
what type of disease is contagious? communicable
how can you prevent the spread of maleria? mosquito nets
What is the main symptom of Cholera? Diarrhoea
The name of the bacterial disease spread by sexual contact Chlamydia
A virual disease that is spread by all bodily fluids Ebola
This disease can be prevented by using a condom and avoiding sharing needles HIV
Symptoms for this disease include leaf loss and bark lesions Chalara ash dieback
This disease is spread through oral transmission Stomach ulcers
This disease is spread by airbourne (when people cough water droplets witht eh bacteria) Tuberculosis
This is one of the symptoms of stomach ulcers vomiting
you can prevent the spread of Ebola by... Isolating individuals
Chalara ash dieback is an example of this pathogen Fungus
Symptoms of this disease are damage to red blood cells and sometimes the liver Maleria
HIV stands for... human immunodeficiency virus
Chalara ash dieback is spread by... Wind
Ebola causes what type of fever? Haemorrhagic
You can prevent this diease y boiling water before drinking Cholera

HIV and AIDS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

In the acronym “HIV,” what does the “H” stand for? Human
In the acronym “HIV,” what does the “I” stand for? Immunodeficiency
In the acronym “HIV,” what does the “V” stand for? Virus
What type of defense cells does the HIV virus attach itself to? CD4helper
What type of cells are CD4 helper cells? Defense
The HIV virus can be spread through what? Bodilyfluids
The HIV virus can be spread by this type of device (HINT: MANY PEOPLE ARE AFRAID OF THEM Needles
This advanced stage of HIV occurs when a person with HIV has an extremely low number of CD4 cells. AIDS
What virus destroys CD4 cells? HIV
A symptom of HIV and AIDS can be a ___ which is persistent and won’t go away. Cough
A symptom of HIV and AIDS can be heavy ____ at night, even if the room is ice cold. Sweating
A disease that someone is more susceptible to get when they have AIDS? (This disease affects the surface of the brain). *this is a challenging question* Meningitis
People can prevent contracting HIV and later on AIDS by being what? Abstinent
A symptom of HIV and AIDS that can be dramatic and is noticeable after just a few weeks of contracting the virus. Weightloss
What is the defense system in the body that fights infections? Immunesystem

Bloodborne Pathogens Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

They are transmitted through blood or body fluid bloodborne pathogens
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome AIDS
PPE required for performing any first aid rubber gloves
The thickening of blood coagulation
Vampire food blood
A serious liver disease that can be prevented with a vaccine Hepatitis B
Causes AIDS HIV
An infection that attacks the liver but may have no symptoms Hepatitis C
Another word for needles Sharps
Sharp metal objects that can transport disease needles
Blood, saliva, etc. body fluids
Waste that poses an environmental danger due to its biological risk Infectious Waste
The action of stopping something from happening prevention
An approach to infection control to treat all human blodd and body fluids as if they were known to be infectious universal precautions
Help given to a sick or injured person until full medical treatment is available First aid
Equipment designed to protect the wearer's body from injury or infection personal protective equipment
Instruments used to administer medication into veins syringes
The state of being exposed to contact with something exposure
AIDS, HIV, Hepatitis C, etc. infectious diseases
The action or state of making or being made impure by polluting or poisoning contamination

Infectious Diseases Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What type of pathogen is HIV? Virus
What type of pathogen is Measles? Virus
What type of pathogen is TMV? Virus
What type of pathogen is Salmonella? Bacteria
What type of pathogen is Gonorrhoea? Bacteria
What type of pathogen is Rose Black Spot? Fungal
What type of pathogen is Malaria? Protist
What type of organism does Salmonella affect? Guts
What type of organism does Malaria affect? Liver
What type of organism does Rose black spot affect? Leaves
What type of organism does Measles affect? Skin
Does HIV have a treatment? No
How many days does Salmonella usually last? Seven
How is Gonorrhoea spread? (2) Sexualcontact
What is a treatment for Measles? vaccinations
How is Gonorrhoea treated? Antibiotics

Diseases Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Whooping cough
Tuberculosis
Smallpox
Shingles
Plague
Pertussis
Mumps
Measles
Malaria
Lyme disease
Leptospirosis
Leprosy
Influenza
HIV
Hepatitis
mouth
Foot
Hand
Glandular fever
Gonorrhoea
Giardiasis
Rubella
Gastroenteritis
Foodborne
Ebola
Donovanosis
Diphtheria
Dengue
Cryptosporidiosis
Cholera
Chlamydia
Chikungunya
Chickenpox
Brucellosis
Botulism
Avian influenza
Anthrax

Infection Control Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Should be trimmed and clean at all times Fingernails
This level of precautions relates to all aspects of resident care Standard
These precautions include gowns, gloves, masks, sometimes eyewear PPE
PPE to remove first Gloves
The pathogen against which alcohol hand sanitizer is ineffective C DIFF
The number one intervention to break the chain of infection Handwashing
You should wash your hands for at least this many seconds Twenty
Hepatitis B & C and HIV are spread by this Blood
Extremely small drops of liquid, such as occurs with a sneeze. Can carry infectious organisms Droplet
The separation of infected persons from others Isolation
Type of disease which can be carried on very small droplets or dust particles that float in the air (Chickenpox, measles, TB) Airborne
Type of precaution to use for pathogens can be transferred by direct contact (hand or skin-to-skin) or indirect contact (touching surfaces or items in room) Contact
Residents with _________ are more likely to get UTI Catheters
You should perform hand ____________ between care of every resident Hygiene
_______ care at least twice a day reduces the risk of a resident developing pneumonia Oral
The name of the virus that causes respiratory infections typically between the months of October and April. Have you taken the vaccine against it this year? Influenza
After washing hands, turn off the faucet with a _________ paper towel. dry
Wash your hands immediately after removing ___________ Gloves
What is a common bacteria that is antibiotic resistant? MRSA
Hands must be ___________ if they are visibly soiled, or if there has been contact with blood or body fluids washed
Most health-care-associated infections are transmitted to patients by _________ staff
The overuse and misuse of antibiotics causes antibiotic _________________. Resistance
Who is responsible for cleanliness within the workplace? Everyone
____________ is your body’s first line of defense against infection Skin
Be sure reusable equipment is ____________ before you use it on another patient disinfected
Never ______ needles after use. recap

Immune System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A substance the body cannot recognize, usually on living Antigen
A quick and general immune response you're born with IIR
A highly specific attack on a antigen or pathogen by the creation of antibodies AIR
A type of WBC that fights infection by swallowing pathogens Phagocyte
The movement of B cells to produce antibodies Mobilization
A sexually transmitted disease HIV
Swelling and redness at the site of infection Inflammation
Chemical released by the body in response to an injury or allergen Histamine
Specific particles created by the immune system to destroy specific disease causing invaders Antibodies
The action or process of recognizing foreign bodies Recognition
Any substance that causes an allergic reaction Allergen
A special version of auntie Jen that provides immunity against disease Vaccine
A disease that can be spread by contact with infected people animals water or food Infectious disease
Physical contact touching and infected individual including sexual contact direct contact
A severe allergic reaction that can result in swelling breathing difficulty and sometimes does Anaphylactic shock
The action or process of anti-bodies destroying pathogens Disposal
Third and order or level Tertiary
Blood cells that fight infection and prevent the growth of cancer White blood cells
Specialized white blood cells that fights diseases by talking antigens directly Killer tcells
Specialized White blood cells that fight diseases by activating the B-cells Helper t cells

Infection and Response Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What drug can be used to treat diseases caused by bacteria e.g. salmonella? ANTIBIOTICS
What causes the plant disease 'Rose Black Spot'? Fungus
What can you be given to help prevent you getting measles? VACCINATIONS
What type of cells make up the immune system? WHITE BLOOD CELLS
What bacterial infection can be spread through unprotected sex? GONORRHEA
What is the name of the disease that weakens you immune system? HIV
What type of pathogen is the most difficult to treat? VIRUS
What do bacteria produce that make us feel ill? TOXINS
What disease is spread by mosquitoes? MALARIA
How many different ways do white blood cells fight disease? THREE

HIV/AIDS Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A medicine/ drug or treatment effective against viruses is antiviral
Action or process of spreading something to another person is transmitted
An fatal disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV AIDS
The _________ ___________ protects your body from diseases and infections immune system
The causative agent of an infectious disease virus
A fluid or fluid secretions of the body (ex: blood, semen, saliva) body fluids
Fluid that circulates throughout the body and carries oxygen blood
Keep something from happening prevention
Virus that attacks the immune system HIV
Medical treatment replaces an particular absent enzyme in patient enzyme replacement therapy

Chapter 5: Infection Control: Principles & Practices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the abbreviation for Occupational Safety and Health Administration? OSHA
What sheet is required for chemical manufacturers and importers assess and communicate the potential hazards associated with their products? Safety Data Sheet
The _______ registers all types of disinfectants sold and used in the United States. EPA
_________ are one-celled microorganisms that have both plant and animal characteristics. Bacteria
There are thousands of different kinds of bacteria that fall into two primary types: ___________ and nonpathogenic? pathogenic
Most bacteria are _______________; in other words, they are harmless organisms that may perform useful functions. nonpathogenic
___________ are harmful microorganisms that can cause disease or infection in humans when they invade the body. Pathogenic
_______________ are pus-forming bacteria arranged in curved lines resembling a string of beads. They cause infections such as strep throat and blood poisoning. streptococci
____________ are short, rod-shaped bacteria. They are the most common bacteria and produce diseases such as tetanus (lockjaw), typhoid fever, tuberculosis, and diphtheria. bacilli
When they reach their largest size, they divide into two new cells. This division is called _______ ___________. binary fission
___________ is a condition by which the body reacts to injury, irritation, or infection by showing redness, heat, pain, and swelling. inflammation
A ________ _________, such as a pimple or abscess, is confined to a particular part of the body and appears as a lesion containing pus. local infection
What organism can clients bring into the salon where it can infect others? The bacteria can be carried by clients who are unaware they are harboring a dangerous pathogen. MRSA
Acquired Immune Deficiency syndrome is caused by the ____ virus. HIV
What is a submicroscopic particle that infects and resides in the cells of a biological organism? virus
Some of the viruses that plague humans are measles, mumps, chicken pox, smallpox, rabies, yellow fever, hepatitis, polio, _________, and HIV (which causes AIDS). influenza
__________ are colonies of microorganisms that adhere to environmental surfaces, as well as the human body. Biofilms
The HIV virus is spread mainly through the sharing of _________ by IV drug users and by unprotected sexual contact. needles
What is a single-cell organism that grows in irregular masses that include molds, mildews, and yeasts? fungi
What are organisms that grow, feed, and shelter in or in another organism, while contributing nothing to the survival of that organism? parasites
__________ is a contagious skin disease and is caused by the itch mite, which burrows under the skin. scabies
_________ is the ability of the body to destroy, resist, and recognize infection. Immunity
_________ ___________ is immunity that the body develops after overcoming a disease, through inoculation, or through exposure to natural allergens such as pollen, cat dander, and ragweed. acquired immunity
What is the process by which all microbial life is destoyed? sterilization
What is the process that eliminates most, but not necessarily all, microorganisms on nonporous surfaces? disinfection
Disinfectants must have ________ claims on the label. efficacy
Properly cleaned implements and tools, free from all visible debris, must be completely ___________ in disinfectant solution. immersed
All disinfectants are inactivated in the presence of many substances. It is _________ to use soap or a detergent first to thoroughly clean the equipment and remove all debris. Never mix detergents with disinfectants and always use in a well-ventilated area. critical
Quaternary ammonium compounds are also known as _______. quats
___________ disinfectants, known as tuberculoidal, are a form of formaldehyde. phenolic
Household bleach, a 5.25% sodium ___________, is an effective disinfectant and has used extensively as a disinfectant in the salon for large surfaces. hypochlorite

Infection Control Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the absence of bacteria, viruses and other microorganisms asepsis
the use of a chemical agent or solution to destroy pathogens chemical disinfection
the presence of an infectious agent on a body surface or clothing, bedding and surgical instruments contaminated
free from bacteria or other living microorganisms sterile
a specified area such as within a tray that is considered to be free of microorganisms sterile field
a medical device that uses temperature and steam to sterilize surgical instruments autoclave
guidelines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for reducing risk of transmission standard precautions
personal protective equipment such as gloves and masks PPE
the process of destroying all microorganisms and their pathogenic products sterilization
the process of destroying all bacteria disinfection
a substance that inhibits the growth and development of microorganisms antiseptics
a route in which a pathogen can enter a susceptible host portal of entry
the conveyance of a disease from one person to another person or object transmission
a pathogen that causes a disease such as virus, parasite or bacterium causative agent
an area for a pathogen to live and develop reservoir
acquired or occurring in a hospital nosocomial
requires oxygen to live aerobic
can live and develop without oxygen anaerobic
human immunodeficiency virus HIV
acquired immune deficiency syndrome AIDS
hepatitis b virus HBV
organisms invisible to the naked eye microorganisms
a bacterium, virus or other microorganism that can cause disease pathogens
a microorganism that cannot cause disease nonpathogens
a disease that can transmitted communicable disease
a route where a pathogen can leave its host portal of exit
infection risk susceptible host