: Medical Science : Main Examination
I. Human Anatomy :
Gross and microscopic anatomy and movements of shoulder, hip and knee joints;
Blood supply, nerve innervation of hand, Lymphatic system; Karyotyping, medical
genetics; Electron microscopic structure of glomerulous and muscle; Gross and
microscopic anatomy and blood supply of lungs, heart, kidneys, liver, testis and
uterus; Gross anatomy of pelvis, perineum and inguinal region. Cross-sectional
anatomy of the body and mid-thoracic, upper abdominal, mid-abdominal and pelvic
Embryology : Major
steps in the development of lung, heart, kidney, urinary bladder, uterus, ovary,
testis and their common congenital abnoirmalities; Placenta and placental
barrier. Anatomy of central and peripheral autonomic nervous system : Neural
pathways for cutaneous sensations and vision; Cranial nerves, distribution and
clinical significance; Anatomy of autonomic control of gastronintestinal,
respiratory and reproductive systems.
II. Human Physiology : Central,
peripheral and autonomic nervous, system; Nerve and muscle excitation,
conduction and transmission of impulse, mechanism of contraction, neurovascular
transmission, EMG; Synaptic transmission, reflexes, control of equilibrium,
posture and muscle tone descendig pathways, functions of creebellum, basal
ganglia, reticular formation, hypothalamus limbic system and cerebral cortex;
Physiology of sleep and consciousness, EEC; Higher functions of the. brain;
Vision and hearing.
Endocrine system :
Mechanism of action of hormones, formation, secretion, transport, metabolism,
functions and regulations of secretion of pancreas and pituitary glands.
Physiology of reproductive system : menstrual cycle, lactation, pregnancy.
Development, regulations and fate of blood cells. Cardio-vascular, respiratory,
gastro-intestinal and renal physiology : Cardiac excitation, spread of cardiac
impulse, ECG., cardiac output, blood pressure, regulation of cardiovascular
functions; Mechanics of respiration and regulation of respiration; Digestion and
absorption of food, regulation of secretion and motiltty of gastrointesinal
tract; Glomerular and tubular fucntions of kidney.
III. Biochemistry :
pH and pK Hendrson-Hassebalch Equation; Properties and regulation of enzyme
activity, role of high energy phosphates in bioenergetics; Sources, daily
requirements, action and toxicity of vitamins; Metabolism of lipids,
carbohydrates, proteins, disorders of their metaboilism; Chemical nature,
structure, synthesis and fucntions of nucleic acids and proteins; Distribution
and regulation of body water and minerals including trace elements; Blood Gas
Analysis, GTT, Immuno electrophorises, molecular structure of muscle contractile
protein, oestrogen receptors.
I. Pathology :
Rection of cell and tissue of injury, inflammation and repair, disturbances of
growth and cancer, genetic diseases; Pathogenesis and histopathology of
Rheumatic and ischaemic heart disease; Bronchogenic carcinoma, carcinoma breast,
oral cancer, cancer colon. Lymphoma, leukaemia, liver cancer, meningioma and
meningitis; Etiology, pathognesis and histopathology of - Peptic ulcer,
cirrhosis liver glomerulonephritis, lobar pneumonia, acute osteomyelitis,
hepatitis, acute pancreatitis.
II. Microbiology :
Growrth of micro-organisms, sterilization and
disinfection, bacterial genetics, virus-cell interactions; Immunological
principles, acquired immunity, immunity in infections cause by viruses; Diseases
caused by and laboratory diagnosis of Staphylococcus, enterococcus, salmonella,
shigella, secheichiza, pseudomonos, vibrio, adenoviruses, herpes viruses
(including rubella fungi, protozoa, helminths, leptospiral infection.
III. Pharmacology :
Drug receptor instruction, mechanism of drug action; Mechanism of action,
dosage, metabolism and side effects of- Pilocarpine, terbutaline, metoprolol
diazepam, acetylsalicylic acid, ibuprofen, furosemide, metronidazole.
Chloroquin. Mechanism of action, dosage and toxicity of- Ampicillin,
Cephalosponns, l,2,3,4,th generations, Aminoglycoside, Doxycycline,
chloramphenicol, rifampin, Calcium channel blocker, beta blocker, ace
inhibitors, immunosuppressive therapy. Indications, dosage, side-effects and
contraindictions of-Methortrexate, vincristin, tamoxifen. Classification, route
of administration, mechanism of action and side effects of - General
anaesthetics, hypnotics, analgesics, Anti-viral, anti-fungal drugs.
IV. Forensic Medicine and
Toxicology : Forensic examination of injuris and wounds; Physical and
chemical examination of blood and seminal stains; Organo phosphorous poisoning,
sedative overdose, hanging, drowning, burns, snake envenomation.
1. General Medicine :
Etiology, clinical features, diagnosis and principles of management (including
Malaria, Typhoid, Cholera, Tetanus, Rabies, Exanthematous Fevers, Tuberculosis,
Etiology, clinical features, diagnosis and principles of management of:
Rheumatic, ischaemic and congenital heart disease, hypertension. Cardiomyopathy,
Acute and chronic respiratory
infections, bronchial asthma. Occupational lung disease, pleural effusion,
disseminated tuberculosis Malabsorption syndromes, acid peptic diseases,
haemetemesis. Viral hepatitis, cirrhosis of liver, alcoholic liver disease.
Actue glomerulonerphritis, chronic
pyelonephritis, renal failure, nephrotic syndrome, renovascular hypertension,
diabeties mellitus, anaemias, coagulation disorders, leukaemia, polycythemia and
hyperviscosity syndrome, meningitis encephalitis, carebrovascular diseases.
Role of Immageology in the work-up
of medical problems, ultrasound, echo cardiogram, CT scan MRI.
Psychiatry : Common psychiatric
disorders, schizophrenia. ECT, lithium
II. Paediatrics :
Common paediatric problems, congenertal cyanotic heart disease, respiratory
distress syndrome, broncho pneumonias, kernicterus. Aids- prevention of vertical
III. Dermatology :
Common skin diseases, psoariasis, Hansens disease, fungal dermatitis, scabies,
eczema, vitiligo, Stevan Johnsonss syndrome.
I. General Surgery :
Clinical features, causes diagnosis and principles of management of:
Cervical lymph node enlargement,
parotid tumour, oral cancer, cleft palate, hare lip.
Laryngeal tumour, esophageal
Peripheral arterial diseases,
varicose veins, coarctation of arota
Dysfunctions of thyroid
parathyroids and adrenals.
Tumours of Thyroid, Parathyroid,
Adrenal, Pituitary Glands.
Abscess of breast, cancer breast,
fibroadehoma and adenosis
Acute and chronic appendicitis,
bleeding peptic ulcer, tuberculosis of bowel, intestinal obstruction, ulcerative
Renal mass, acute retention of
urine, benign prosiatic hypertrophy. Haemonthorax, constrictive pericarditis
cholexystitis, portal hypertension, liver abscess, peritonitis, carcinoma head
Direct and indirect inguinal
hernias and their compliations.
Freactures of femur and spine.
Codes fracture and bone tumours.
Organis transplantation, kidney,
liver, heart, bone-marrow.
II. Obstetrics and
gynaecology including Family Planning.
Diagnosis of pregnancy, screening
of high risk pregnancy, foetoplacental development.
Labour management, complications of
3rd stage, postpartum haemorrhage, resuscitation of the newborn.
Diagnosis and management of anaemia
and pregnancy iifduced hypertension.
Principles of the following
Intra-uterine devices, pills,
tubectomy and vasectomy. Medical termination of pregnancy including legal
Etiology, clinical features,
diagnosis and principles of management of: Cancer cervic.
Leucorrhoea, pelvic pain,
infertility, abnormal uterine bleeding, amenorrhoea.
III. Preventive and Social
Concept of causation and control of
disease in the community, principles and methods of epidemiology.
Health hazards due to environmental
pollution and industrialisation.
Normal nutrition and nutritional
deficiency diseases in India.
Population trends (World and
Growth of population and its effect
on health and development.
Objectives, components and critical
analysis of each of the following National programmes for the
Malaria, filaria, kala-azar,
leprosy, tuberculosis, cancer, blindness, iodine deficiency disease, AIDS &
std and guinea worm.
Objectives, components critical
analysis of each of the following national Health and Family Welfare Programmes: