The Action Level!® Quiz - Volume 12 No 9 - September 2015

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Blue Light and Ultraviolet Radiation Exposure from Infant Phototherapy Equipment

Iole Pinto, Andrea Bogi, Francesco Picciolo, Nicola Stacchini, Giuseppe Buonocore and Carlo V. Bellieni

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Adherence to Precautionary Guidelines for Compounding Antineoplastic Drugs: A Survey of Nurses and Pharmacy Practitioners

James M. Boiano, Andrea L. Steege and Marie H. Sweeney

3. Closed system drug transfer devices were used by a greater proportion of nurses compared to pharmacy practitioners. True or False?

4. The recommended practice for priming I.V. tubing is to use:



Increased Air Velocity Reduces Thermal and Cardiovascular Strain in Young and Older Males during Humid Exertional Heat Stress

Heather E. Wright Beatty, Stephen G. Hardcastle, Pierre Boulay, Andreas D. Flouris and Glen P. Kenny

5. Increased air velocity during exercise in the heat was more effective in reducing cardiovascular strain in young compared to older individuals. True or False?

6. Increasing air velocity during exercise in the heat:



The Influence of Arc-Flash and Fire Resistant Clothing on Thermoregulation during Exercise in the Heat

Martin P. Poirier, Robert D. Meade, Ryan McGinn, Brian J. Friesen, Stephen G. Hardcastle, Andreas D. Flouris and Glen P. Kenny

7. What does the Snellen whole-body direct calorimeter measure?



8. Arc-flash and fire resistant clothing affected the amount of heat stored in the body as a function of clothing style. True or False?

Use of Recirculating Ventilation with Dust Filtration to Improve Wintertime Air Quality in a Swine Farrowing Room

T. Renée Anthony, Ralph Altmaier, Samuel Jones, Rich Gassman, Jae Hong Park, Thomas M. Peters

9. Room concentrations of contaminants in livestock productions have been hypothesized to change based on time of day, when activities and outdoor temperatures are known to vary. Which of the following were confirmed to vary the time of day during this swine barn air quality study?





10. Introducing a recirculating ventilation system that incorporated dust control technology was found to effectively remove dust to concentrations below the recommended industry concentrations but was also found to significantly increase gaseous concentrations when in operation. True or False?

Silica Exposures in Artisanal Small-scale Gold Mining in Tanzania and Implications for Tuberculosis Prevention

Perry Gottesfeld, Damian Andres and Jeffrey Dalhoff

11. What is the link between silica exposure and tuberculosis?



12. What is the primary recommendation in the article for reducing silica exposures in small-scale mining?



Assessment of the Acute and Chronic Health Hazards of Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids

Elizabeth V. Wattenberg, Jeffrey M. Bielicki, Ashley E. Suchomel, Jessica T. Sweet, Elizabeth M. Vold and Gurumurthy Ramachandran

13. Which of the following was not ranked among the top five constituents of HFF according to use?




14. Which of the following was not among the top five HFF in terms of Total Health Hazard Count?




Evaluation of Diesel Exhaust Continuous Monitors in Controlled Environmental Conditions

Chang Ho Yu, Allison P. Patton, Andrew Zhang, Zhi-Hua (Tina) Fan, Clifford P. Weisel and Paul J. Lioy

15. Which of the following is not used in the determination of RD?



16. Comparisons between the real time monitor and NIOSH filter sampler concentration measurements were not possible. True or False?



Deadline for answers is September 30, 2015.

Answers will be available online on October 16, 2015.