Type
Word Search
Description

tetanus
strep throat
measles
cold
mumps
flu
hepatitis
fungi
viruses
pathogen
antibiotic resistance
inflammation
white blood cells
vaccines
symptoms
bacteria

Vaccination Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A substance injected to stimulate the production of antibodies. Vaccine
Surname of the father of Immunology. Jenner
Another word for vaccination. Inoculation
The skin is an example of this 'line' of defence. first
A type of white blood cell, second line of defence phagocyte
These are produced in the third line of defence. antibodies
A disease causing microorganism. Pathogen
These produce an immune response upon re-infection by the same microbe. memorycells
The name of the cow that gave the milkmaid cowpox. Blossom
Infectious disease caused by a virus that can cause paralysis. Polio
MMR is a vaccine against rubella, mumps, and what? Measles
Bacterial infection of the nervous system, enters through cuts and scratches. Tetanus
Secondary, typically undesirable effects of a drug or medical treatment. sideeffects
A disease that can be passed from one person to another. Communicable
Prokaryotic cell type that can cause disease. Bacteria
Infectious agent that can multiply in living cells. Virus

INFECTION,DISEASE,VIRUSES,BACTERIA, FUNGI,PROTOZOA,PARASITES,PROTEIN Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

cancer
HIV
strep throat
tuberculosis
AIDS
Parasites
Fungi
Viruses
Bacteria
Plague
Yellow Fever
Typhus
Typhoid Fever
Smallpox
mitosis
chicken pox
Tetanus Infection
Staphylococcal Infection
monkey pox
scombroid
Tularemia
Syphilis
Acute Flaccid Myelitis
Anaplasmosis
Anthrax
Babesiosis
Botulism
Brucellosis
Burkholderia mallei
Burkholderia pseudomallei
Campylobacteriosis
Cholera
Gonorrhea
Legionnaire's
Pneumonia
Antibiotics
Protozoal
Fungi
Viruses
Bacteria
pathogens
hepatitis
mono
herpes
warts
bird flu
norovirus
ebola
sars
cold sores
cold germs
measeles
tetanus
typhoid
tuberoulosis
anthrax
staph
salmonella
pheumonia
strep throat
stomach ulcers
tularemia
lyme disease
ringworm
yeast infection
histoplasmosis
cryptococcosis
malaria
chagas disease
giardiasis
cryptosporidiosis
BSE mad cow disease
vCJD disease
round worm
morgellons
tape worm
triginosis
thielaviopsis
phytophtora
pythium
leaf bug
aphids
whiteflys
chronic pain
hearing loss
depression disorder
alzheiemer's disease
stroke
epilepsy
traumatic had injury
schizophrenia
parkinson's disease
multiple sclerosis
traumatic spinal cord injury
variola
influenza
varicella
ascaris
flu
clostridium tetani

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

Microbiology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The study of microorganisms microbiology
An organism that cause disease pathogen
A food made with the help of bacteria yoghurt
microorganisms used in the brewing and baking industry yeast
A harmless dose of a disease causing microbe vaccination
A protein produced by white blood cells in response to an antigen Antibody
Resistant to a disease immune
a human disease caused by a fungus Athletes foot
A fungal disease which caused the Great Irish Famine Blight
An organism that lives in or on another living thing Parasite
A chemical which kills bacteria and fungi but not viruses Antibiotic
Organisms which feed on the dead remains of living things decomposers
The use of living things to make a product Biotechnology
A term used to describe things which can only be seen by a microscope Microscopic
Composed of only one cell Unicellular
Microorganisms are found here Everywhere
Free from microorganisms Sterile
A condition needed for the growth of microbes Water
A substance which contains food needed for the growth of microbes Nutrient Agar
How bacteria reproduce Binary Fission

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

Microbes Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Microorganism
Semmelweis
Louis Pasteur
Alexander Fleming
Ciliated cell
Pathogen
Infection
Lymphocyte
Rubella
Measles
Mumps
Fungus
Disease
Vaccination
Immunity
Antibiotic
Antigen
Antibody
Phagocyte
Virus
Bacteria

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

Communicable Diseases Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

pandemic
epidemic
inflammatory response
vaccine
antibody
lymphocyte
immunity
antigens
phagocytes
immune system
hepatitis
tuberculosis
strep throat
pneumonia
influenza
common cold
airborne
contaminated
contact
pathogens
vector
toxins
bacteria
virus
infection
communicable disease

Vaccines Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

whooping cough
varicella
vaccine
smallpox
prevention
polio
pertussis
mumps
meningococcemia
measles
influenza
immunity
immunizations
hepatitis
disease
contagious
chickenpox
biological
bacteria
antibodies

Microbes and Disease Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Small agents, some of which cause disease Microbes
Nonling, extremely small, invade a host cell Viruses
Unicellular, prokaryotic (no nucleus), some cause disease Bacteria
An agent that causes disease Pathogen
Spreads disease from host to host Vector
Outbreak of disease over continents; always contagious Pandemic
Outbreak of disease in a certain area; not always contagious Epidemic
Techniques to sterilize, disinfect, sanitize, etc. Aseptic
An interaction where one organism harms a host Parasitism
Used to treat bacterial infections Antibiotics
Used to treat the symptoms of a viral infection Antiviral
Capable of being spread; contagious Infectious
Used to prevent viral and some bacterial infections Vaccines
This system fights disease using white blood cells Immune system
This would be used to treat athlete's foot Antifungal