In a few words, describe a typical day in the operation room.
Work together in pairs: What is the most important practice for safety in an operation room?
Describe some of the key principles and protocols that are followed in an operating room during a surgical procedure.
Brain break: Draw a pizza with wild toppings like gummy bears, broccoli, and ice cream scoops
Which of the following is NOT a common piece of equipment found in an operating room?
- Surgical mask
'Anesthesia' refers to:
- The surgical removal of an organ
- The post-operative recovery phase
- The process of numbing a patient before surgery
Who is responsible for managing and coordinating all activities in the operating room?
- Operating Room Nurse
What type of clothing should be worn by healthcare professionals in the operating room?
- Formal suits
- Casual clothes
- Business attire
What is the purpose of sterilizing surgical instruments?
- To reduce bleeding
- To improve visibility
- To prevent infection
- To enhance precision