Download Staff Nurse solved Screening Test 2012
This paper of staff nurse held on March 2012. In this test many important question asked which are very important in other competition exam.
All the questions are related to medical field. All questions are related to general medical science which are very important which students who are face many kind of screening test like staff nurse, pharmacist, Ayurvedic Pharmacist, Female health workers.
Important Questions Of General Medical Science
Ques:- At which point pain occur in appendicitis ?
Ans:- Mc Burney’s point
Ques:- Which drug should be avoided in peptic ulcer ?
Ques:- In which condition paradoxical respiration occurs ?
Ans:- Flail Chest
Ques:- Which is the antidote for heparin ?
Ans:- Protamine sulfate
Ques:- “Hospice” is the treatment concept for :-
Ans:- Terminally ill cancer patients, Cardiac patients, Potassium chloride
Ques:- “Powerhouse” of the human cell is ;
Ques:- Transformation of one type of cell into another type is called
Ques:- “Sinoatrial node” is located in which part of the heart ?
Ans:- Right atrium
Ques:- The number of thoracic vertebrae in human being is :
Ques:- Blood groups were first discovered by
Ans:- Karl Landsteiner
Ques:- Normal platelet count in human being is :
Ans:- 100000 – 400000
Ques:- Tissue reaction is highest with which of the following suturing materials ?
Ans:- Chromic catgut
Ques:- Patient is at risk to develop the vitamin deficiency in chronic gastritis :
Ans:- Vitamin B12
Ques:- Which is the symptom of the duodenal ulcer ?
Ans:- Pain is relieved by food intake
Ques:- PAP Test should be advised for –
Ans:- Cervical cancer
Ques:- Gastric lavage tube is used for
Ans;- Removal of toxic substances from the stomach
Ques:- In which procedure lithotomy position can be provided ?
Ans:- Perineal and vaginal surgery
Ques:- Which disorder is treated by the platelets ?
Ques:- High residue or high fibre diet should be given except one
Ques:- Which food item should be avoided in gout ?
Ques:- Maximum duration of suctioning at one time is
Ans:- 10 seconds
Ques:- Insensible fluid loss commonly occur through
Ques:- In order to lower the melting point of ice what should be added ?
Ques:- Foe collection of a specimen of urine it should be :
Ans:- Early morning specimen
Ques:- If a wrong medicine is given
Ans:- Inform physician
Ques:- Oral iron preparations should be given
Ans:- In between the meal
Ques:- If a nurse observes signs and symptoms of blood transfusion reaction, she should
Ans:- Stop the blood transfusion and inform to physician
Ques:- The method of taking temperature of an unconscious patient is by :
Ques:- Soap and water enema is a form of :
Ans:- Cleansing enema
Ques:- The method of applying medication to the skin is known as
Ques:- Difference between apical and radial pulse is called
Ans:- Pulse deficit
Ques:- Blood stain should be removed by
Ans:- Boric solution
Ques:- All are comfort devices except
Ques:- Mercury is used in a thermometer because
Ans:- It does not stick to the sides of thermometer
Ques:- Cholera patient will pass
Ans:- Rice water stools
Ques:- The scientific principle used in bowel wash is
Ques:- What type of bandage should be used to hold perineal dressing in position ?
Ans:- “T” bandage
Ques:- Coughing up of the blood is known as
Ques:- Foot drop can prevented in the bed to patient by the use of
Ques:- The rhythm of the pulse is
Ans:- Spacing of the beats
Ques;- Blood in sputum is called
Ques:- Examination of the ear is done with the help of
Ques:- The enamel of the tooth is destroyed by
Ans:- Acid media
Ques:- Dark and tarry stool are known as
Ques:- For collecting sterile specimen of urine it should be collected from
Ans:- First stream
Ques:- Artificial feeding is also known as
Ques:- Which of the following is not a parameter for “Glasgow Coma Scale “ ?
Ans:- Papillary response
Ques:- ‘Bleeding gums’is a feature of deficiency of which of the following vitamins ?
Ans:- Vitamin C
Ques:- Alfred Binet is associated with
Ans;- Personality Testing
Ques:- Which of the following medicines is useful in the treatment of organophosphorus poisoning ?
Ques:- Which of the following medicines is useful for reducing raised intracranial pressure ?
Ans:- I.V. Mannitol
Ques;- In case of hyperthyroidism, which of the following is increased ?
Ans:- T3, T4, TSH
Ques:- Which of the following is not an essential amino acid ?
Ques:- Of the following type of insulin, which is the most rapid acting ?
Ques:- Deficiency of Vitamin D in body may lead to
Ques:- Total loss of speech is termed as
Ques:- Deficiency of calcium in blood may lead to
Ques:- Biological Death occure after how much time of cardiac arrest ?
Ans:- 10 minutes
Ques:- Blood clot contains………………………
Ans:- Blood cells and fibrin
Ques:- Contraction of blood vessels is called
Ques:- Skin is waterproof due to
Ques:- Exact meaning of Anaemia is
Ans:- Deficiency of blood
Ques:- Function of pancreas is
Ans:- To help in digestion , to secrete insulin hormone
Ques:- Colour of single Red Blood Cell is
Ques:- Vomiting centre of body is………………
Ans:- Medulla oblongata
Ques:- Which organ is called heat regulating centre of body ?
Ques:- Psychoanalysis includes all of these except………………
Ans:- De-association, Analysis of transference, Exploring expressed thoughts
Ques:- Out of total body weight, the amount of blood is
Ques:- Time taken by the digested food to reach small intestine is……………
Ans:- 4 hours
Ques:- Normal amount of saliva secreted per day is …………….
Ans:- 3 litres
Ques:- Quantity of food stored in stomach is……………..
Ans:- 1.5 litres
Ques:- The bone in the body that is not in connection with another bone is ………………
Ans:- Hyoid bone
Ques:- Stomach produces how much amount of gastric juice per day ?
Ans:- 1.5 litres
Ques:- Which is thew largest organ of the digestive system ?
Ans:- Small intestine
Ques:- Hair grows at a rate of ………………
Ans:- 0.5 mm/day
Ques:- Cenophobia is a type of phobia due to………………..
Ans:- Open space
Ques:- Which vein should be used for administering PN (Parenteral nutritia) ?
Ans:- Subclavian vein
Ques:- ‘Tetany’ can be produced by which of the following electrolyte
Ques:- “Klebs Loeffler bacillus” is the name of which of the following bacteria ?
Ans:- Corynebacterium diphtheria
Ques:- Which of the following is not a species of Plasmodium parasite ?
Ans:- Plasmodium mexicana
Ques:- Life cycle of malarial parasite was first described by
Ans:- Ronald Ross
Ques:- Which of the following is recommended along with intravenous administration of Quinine Sulphate for treatment of melaria ?
Ques:- “MMR vaccine” provides protection against all of the following diseases except
Ans:- Meningococcal meningitis
Ques:- HIV virus belongs to which of the following groups ?
Ans:- Retro virus
Ques:- Which of the following diseases is not transmitted by airborne droplets ?
Ans:- Polio myelitis
Ques:- Which infecting serotype of dengue virus is most dangerous ?
Ans:- Type – 2
Ques:- According to national immunization schedule, immunization for how many disease is done in infants ?
Ques:- The diagnosis investigation for typhoid fever is
Ans:- Widal Test
Ques:- Muscle wasting disease is
Ques:- The vaccine of Rabies comes under
Ans:- Inactivated or killed vaccines
Ques:- The vaccine DPT stands for
Ans:- Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus
Ques:- The administration of Measles of Measles vaccine at the time of
Ans:- 9 months
Ques:- National Tuberculosis Programme launched in the year
Ques:- How many tablets are recommended by WHO for presumptive treatment of the malaria ?
Ans:- 4 Tablets
Ques:- In the following diseases, the longest incubation period is for
Ques:- Vaccines in PHC are preserved in
Ans:- Cold Box
Ques:- Iron deficiency anaemia is caused by
Ans:- Hook worm
Ques:- Which vaccine is not included in National Immunization Schedule ?
Ques:- To treat anaemia…………..is given along with iron preparation.
Ques:- Chemical which is used for purification of water is
Ans:- Potassium Nitrate
Ques:- Who is the father of Indian Surgery ?
Ques:- “MMR” vaccine is given on
Ans:- 20th month]
Ques:- When the multipurpose worker scheme was launched ?
Ques:- When the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) was launched ?
Ans;- 5th March ,2005
Ques:- ‘MMR’ vaccine means
Ans:- Mumps, Measles and Rubella
Ques:- Which of the following programme launched in 1995 in India ?
Ans:- Pulse Polio Immunization Programme
Ques:- Which of the following vaccine prepared to protect from Tuberculosis ?
Ques:- What is ASHA?
Ans:- Accredited Social Health Activist
Ques:- When the Janani Suraksha Yojna was launched ?
Ans:- 12 April, 2005
Ques:- How many population is covered by a Community Health Centre (CHC) ?
Ans:- 50000 to 80000
Ques:- How much population is covered by a subcentra ?
Ques:- In which year the Indian Red Cross Society was established ?
Ques:- When the village Health Guide was introduced ?
Ans:- 2nd October , 1977
Ques:- What is disinfection process ?
Ans:- Destroying micro-organisms excluding spores
Ques:- Mortality rate means
Ans:- Crude death rate
Ques:- Case control study is also known as
Ans:- Retrospective studies
Ques:- When UIP (Universal Immunization Programme) was launched ?
Ans:- November, 1985
Ques:- What is the interval between 1st and 2nd dose of DPT and OPV ?
Ans:- Not less than one month
Ques:- Vitamin A is given at
Ans:- 9th month, 18th month, 24th month, 30th month and 36th month
Ques:- Eligible couple means
Ans:- Currently married couple wherein the wife is in the reproductive age i.e. 15 to 45 years.
Ques:- What are natural methods of family planning ?
Ans:- Safe period, Breast feeding
Ques:- Secretion from mother’s breast following delivery is called
Ques:- Switching from mother’s breast milk to normal feeding in infants is called
Ques:- During pregnancy,deficiency of which of the following leads to neural tube defects ?
Ans:- Folic Acid
Ques:- During which stage of labour, placenta is delivered ?
Ques:- After delivery, which of the following medicines can be used to suppress lactation ?
Ques:- In premature labour, which of the following medicines is used for the newborn ?
Ques:- Which abdominal grip is used to assess the descent of head in a pregnant woman ?
Ans:- Pelvic – 2
Ques:- After delivery breastfeeding shou;d be given
Ans:- As early as possible
Ques:- Most widely used contraceptive method is
Ques:- Gestational sac can be seen in Sonagraphy during
Ans:- 5 to 6 weeks
Ques:- Total number of chromosomes in ovum is
Ques:- In the Labour Episiotomy is done in
Ans:- 2nd stage
Ques:- During pregnancy rate of oxygen consumption increases by
Ans:- 20 – 30 %
Ques:- Pregnant uterus becomes abdominal organ in…………………..weeks.
Ques:- Implantation occurs in the uterus on the…………………….
Ans:- 4th day
Ques:- Which of the following Gas is used in Laparoscopy ?
Ques:- The total weight gain in normal pregnancy is
Ans:- 11 kg
Ques:- Contraindication in threatened abortion is
Ques:- Threatened abortion is bleeding before
Ans:- 28th week of pregnancy
Ques:- If mother gets Rubella after 4th month of pregnancy, her baby will be
Ans:- Mentally retarded
Ques:- The blood vessels in the umbilical cord consists of
Ans:- 2 arteries and 1 vein
Ques:- 100 gms of human milk contains
Ans:- 7 gms of sugar
Ques:- The safest method of termination of pregnancy before 12 weeks is
Ans:- Dilatation and curettage
Ques:- The term ‘epicentra’ is associated with
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