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UPSC Combined Medical Service Examination 2017, Syllabus

UPSC Syllabus For Combined Medical Service Examination 2017

There CMS Examination Would be in Two Parts-
Part - I: In this there will be a Computer Based Examination of 500 Marks.- The Candidates will take the computer based examination in two papers, Each paper carrying a maximum of 250 Marks. Each Paper will be of 02 Hour Duration.

Part - II: In this there will be a Personality Test carrying 100 Marks of such of the candidates who qualify on the results of the computer based examination.

(1). About Computer Based Examination - (For Paper I): Weightage and the Syllabus of First Paper Given Below:
      Paper I (Code No. 1)           Maximum Marks - 250
      (i) General Ability               30 Questions
      (ii) General Medicine           70 Questions
      (iii) Paediatrics                   20 Questions

Total Question in Paper I = 120 Questions (General Ability[30], General Medicine[70], Paediatrics[20])

Compensatory Time of 20 Minutes Per Hour shall be permitted to the candidates with Locomotors Disability And Cerebral Palsy where Dominant (Writing) Extermity is affected to the extent of slowing the performance of function (Minimum of 40% Impairment.)

Syllabus of Paper I

(a) General Ability-
   (i) Indian Society, Heritage and Culture, Polity, Economic, Human Development Indices and the Development Programmes.
   (ii) Natural Resources, their Distribution, Exploitation, Conservation and Related Issues.
   (iii) Basic Concepts of Ecology and Environment and their impact on health and economy.
   (iv) IMpact of changing demographic trends on health, environment and society.
   (v) Indian Agriculture, Industry, Trade, Transportation and Service Sectors.
   (vi) Natural and man made disasters and their management.
   (vii) Food adulteration, Food processing, Food distribution, Food storage and their relevance to public health.
   (viii) Recent Trends in Science and Technology.

(b) General Medicine-
(General Medicine Including Cardiology, Neurology, Dermatology and Psychiatry)
   (i) Cardiology
   (ii) Respiratory Diseases
   (iii) Gastro-Intestinal
   (iv) Genito-Urinary
   (v) Neurology
   (vi) Hematology
   (vii) Endocrinology
   (viii) Metabolic Disorders
   (ix) Infections/Communicable Diseases:
     (a) Virus
     (b) Rickets
     (c) Bacterial
     (d) Spirochetal
     (e) Protozoan
     (f) Metazoan
     (g) Fungus
   (x) Nutrition/Growth
   (xi) Diseases of the Skin (Dermatology)
   (xii) Musculoskeletal System
   (xiii) Psychiatry
   (xiv) General

(c) Paediatrics.

About Paper II: Weightage and the Syllabus of Second Paper Given Below:
      Paper II (Code No. 2)           Maximum Marks - 250
      (i) Surgery                  40 Questions
      (ii) Gynaecology & Obstetrics         40 Questions
      (iii) Preventive & Social Medicine        40 Questions

Total question in Paper II = 120 Questions (Surgery[40], Gynaecology & Obstetrics[40], Preventive & Social Medicine[40])

Syllabus of Paper II

(Surgery including E.N.T., Opthalmology, Traumatology and Orthopaedics)
   (i) General Surgery
      (a) Wounds
      (b) Infections
      (c) Tumours
      (d) Lymphatic
      (e) Blood Vessels
      (f) Cysts/Sinuses
      (g) Head And Neck
      (h) Breast
      (i) Alimentary Tract- (a) Oesophagus, (b) Stomach (c) Intestines (d) Anus (e) Developmental
      (j) Liver, Bile, Pancreas
      (k) Spleen
      (l) Peritoneum
      (m) Abdominal Wall
      (n) Abdominal Injuries
   (ii) Urological Surgery
   (iii) Neuro Surgery
   (iv) Otorhinolaryngology E.N.T
   (v) Thoracic Surgery
   (vi) Orthopedic Surgery
   (vii) Opthalmology
   (viii) Anesthesiology
   (ix) Traumatology

(b) Gynaecology and Obstetrics-
   (i) Obstetrics
      (a) Ante-natal Conditions
      (b) Intra-natal Conditions
      (c) Post-natal Conditions
      (d) Management of Normal Labours Or Complicated Labour
   (ii) Gynaecology
      (a) Questions on applied Anatommy
      (b) Questions on applied physiology of menstruation and fertilization
      (c) Questions on Infections in genital tract
      (d) Questions on neoplasma in genital tract
      (e) Questions on displacement of the uterus
   (iii) Family Planning
      (a) Conventional Contraceptives
      (b) U.D. and Oral Pills
      (c) Operative Procedure, Sterilizations and Organization of Programmes in the Urban and Rural Surroundings
      (d) Medical Termination of Pregnancy

(c) Preventive Social and Community Medicine-
   (i) Social and Community Medicine
   (ii) Concept of Health, Disease and Preventive Medicine
   (iii) Health Administration and Planning
   (iv) General Epidemiology
   (v) Demography and Health Statistics
   (vi) Communicable Diseases
   (vii) Environmental Health
   (viii) Nutrition and Health
   (ix) Non-Communicable Diseases
   (x) Occupational Health
   (xi) Genetics and Health
   (xii) International Health
   (xiii) Medical Sociology and Health Educations
   (xiv) Maternal And Child Health
   (xv) National Programmes

The Computer Based Examination in both the papers will be of Completely of Objective (Multiple Choice Answers) type. The Question Paper (Test Booklets) will be set in English Only.

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