Question #9

True or False:

All of the following statements can decrease the chance of fire in the OR or procedural area:

  • Limit oxygen given to patient (i.e., 30% concentration instead of 100%)
  • Combine oxygen with air
  • Use moist laps in oxygen-enriched environments (e.g., chest)
  • Prevent pooling of alcohol-based preps, and allow prep solution to dry for a minimum of 2-3 minutes