Combined Medical Services Examination to be Held on 12th June 2016 [ CMS Updates ]
Combined Medical Services Examination is competitive examination conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) for recruitment various posts every year. this year in 2016 total 1009 vacancy are available in different categories listed below:
Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railways.
Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordnance Factories Health Service.
Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Services.
General Duty Medical Officer Gr - II in East Delhi Municipal Corporation, North Delhi Municipal Corporation and South Delhi Municipal Corporation.
General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council
Exam will be held on 12th June 2016, Registration for the IEcoS has completed up to 1st April 2016, and notifications were available form 5th March 2016.
Exam Pattern of CMS 2016:
The candidates will take the written examination in two papers, each paper carrying a maximum of 250 marks. Each paper will have two hours duration. Combined Medical Services Examination is divided in to two parts.
Part – I: UPSC CMS 2016 Computer Based Examination: (500 Marks)
The candidates will take the Computer Based examination 2016 in two Papers, each Paper carrying a maximum of 250 marks. Each Paper will be of two hours duration.
Maximum Marks: 250
Total questions 120
Maximum Marks: 250
Gynaecology & Obstetrics
Preventive & Social medicine
Total questions 120
Part – II: UPSC CMS Personality Test: (100 Marks)
Personality Test carrying 100 marks of such of the candidates who qualify on the results of the Combined Medical Service Computer based examination 2016.
CMS 2016 Syllabus for Written Exam
(a) General Ability (30 Questions)
- Indian Society, Heritage & Culture, Polity, Economy, Human Development Indices and the Development Programmes
- Natural Resources, their distribution, exploitation, conservation and related issues
- Basic concepts of Ecology and Environment and their impact on health and economy
- Impact of changing demographic trends on health, environment and society
- Indian Agriculture, Industry, Trade, Transportation and Service Sectors
- Natural and man made disasters and their management
- Food adulteration, Food processing, food distribution, food storage and their relevance to public health
- Recent trends in Science and Technology
(b) General Medicine (70 Questions)
(General Medicine including Cardiology, Neurology, Dermatology and Psychiatry)
- Respiratory diseases
- Metabolic disorders
- Infections/Communicable Diseases (Virus, Rickets, Bacterial, Spirochetal, Protozoan, Metazoan, Fungus)
- Diseases of the skin (Dermatology)
- Musculoskelatal System
(c) Paediatrics (20 Questions)
Paper-II (a) Surgery (40 Questions)
(Surgery including ENT, Opthalmology, Traumatology and Orthopaedics)
- General Surgery: Wounds, Infections, Tumours, Lymphatic, Blood vessels, Cysts/sinuses, Head and neck, Breast, Alimentary tract - (Oesophagus, Stomach, Intestines, Anus, Developmental), Liver, Bile, Pancreas, Spleen, Peritoneum, Abdominal wall, Abdominal injuries
- Urological Surgery
- Neuro Surgery
- Otorhinolaryngology E. N. T.
- Thoracic surgery
- Orthopedic surgery
(b) Gynaecology & Obstetrics (40 Questions)
- Obstetrics: Ante-natal conditions, Intra-natal conditions, Post-natal conditions, Management of normal labours or complicated labour
- Gynaecology: Questions on applied anatomy, Questions on applied physiology of menstruation and fertilization, Questions on infections in genital tract, Questions on neoplas main the genital tract, Questions on displacement of the uterus
- Family Planning: Conventional contraceptives, U. D. and oral pills, Operative procedure, sterilization and organization of programmes in the urban and rural surroundings, Medical Termination of Pregnancy
(c) Preventive Social and Communit Medicine (40 Questions)
- Social and community Medicine
- Concept of Health, Disease and Preventive Medicine
- Health Administration and Planning
- General Epidemiology
- Demography and Health Statistics
- Communicable Diseases
- Environmental Health
- Nutrition and Health
- Non-communicable diseases
- Occupational Health
- Genetics and Health
- International Health
- Medical Sociology and Health Education
- Maternal and Child Health
- National Programmes
CMS Exam is not only a test of how much you know, but how well you know. So you have to prepare hard and refer UPSC CMS sample papers of former years is a perfect and reliable guide for study from that you will know overview of how to prepare, what to prepare and what type of question asked so for previous year paper, preparation tips, material, previous and booklist for CMS visit www.examrace.com
- Published/Last Modified on: April 14, 2016