AIIMS Solved Paper 2010 (Part 13 of 20)

  1. Which of the following diseases is not included in “Vision 2010 right to sight” immediate goals?

    1. trachoma

    2. epidemic conjunctivitis

    3. cataract

    4. Onchocerciasis

    Answer: b

  2. Which of the following statements about lepromin test is not true?

    1. it is negative in most children in first 3 month of life

    2. it is a diagnostic test

    3. it is an important aid to classify type of leprosy disease

    4. BCG vaccination may convert lepra reaction from negative to positive

    Answer: b

  3. Disease not transmitted by Lice is:

    1. relapsing fever

    2. Trench fever

    3. Q-fever

    4. epidemic typhus

    Answer: c

  4. Chikungunya is transmitted by

    1. aedes

    2. culex

    3. mansonoides

    4. anopheles

    Answer: a

  5. In a study following interpretation are obtained: Satisfied, very satisfied, dissatisfied Which type of scale is this?

    1. nominal

    2. ordinal

    3. interval

    4. ratio

    Answer: b

  6. Treatment of choice for sputum positive pulmonary tuberculosis detected in 1st trimester of pregnancy:

    1. defer till second trimester

    2. start cat. I immediately

    3. start cat. II immediately

    4. Start cat. III immediately

    Answer: b

  7. Safe disposal of mercury is:

    1. Collect carefully and recycle

    2. Controlled combustion

    3. Treatment with chemicals

    4. Deep burial

    Answer: a

  8. You have diagnosed a patient clinically as having SLE and ordered 6 tests. Out of which 4 tests have some positive and 2 are negative. To determine the probability of SLE at this point, you need to know:

    1. Prior probability of SKE; sensitivity and specificity of each test

    2. Incidence of SLE and predictive value of each test

    3. Incidence and prevalence of SLE

    4. Relative risk of SLE in this patient

    Answer: a

  9. STEPS done for

    1. surveillance of risk factors of non-communicable disease

    2. Surveillance of incidence of non-communicable disease

    3. Surveillance of evaluation of treatment of non-communicable disease

    4. Surveillance of mortality from non-communicable disease

    Answer: a

  10. The best graphic representation of frequency distribution data gathered of a continuous variable is:

    1. Simple bar graph

    2. multiple bar

    3. Line diagram

    4. Histogram

    Answer: d