Fmge Past Questions - Psm

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Fmge Past Questions - Psm

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  • 1. 
    Prevalence is a:        (September 2007)
    • A. 

      Rate

    • B. 

      Ratio

    • C. 

      Proportion

    • D. 

      Percentage

  • 2. 
    True regarding cohort's study are all of the following except:     (September 2007)
    • A. 

      Most reliable mean of showing an association between a suspected risk factor and subsequent disease

    • B. 

      It can be retrospective or prospective

    • C. 

      Odd's ratio can be calculated

    • D. 

      Exposure rates can be calculated

  • 3. 
    Prevention of developing risk factors in CAD comes under:     (September 2007)
    • A. 

      Primary prevention

    • B. 

      Secondary prevention

    • C. 

      Primordial prevention

    • D. 

      Tertiary prevention.

  • 4. 
    Relative risk is associated with:   ( September 2007)
    • A. 

      Cohort studies

    • B. 

      Cross sectional studies

    • C. 

      Environmental studies

    • D. 

      Case control studies

  • 5. 
    First noticed case of a disease is known as:   (March 2008)
    • A. 

      Reference case

    • B. 

      Secondary case

    • C. 

      Tertiary case

    • D. 

      Index case

  • 6. 
    Herd Immunity is a feature of all of the following diseases except:   (September 2008)
    • A. 

      Diphtheria

    • B. 

      Polio

    • C. 

      Tetanus

    • D. 

      Measles

  • 7. 
    Relative risk can be calculated by:     (September 2008)
    • A. 

      Incidence of disease amongst exposed/incidence of disease amongst non-exposed

    • B. 

      Incidence of disease amongst non-exposed/incidence of disease amongst exposed

    • C. 

      Incidence of disease amongst exposed/total population of that area

    • D. 

      Incidence of disease amongst non-exposed/total population of that area

  • 8. 
    Sentinel surveillance is used to detect:        (March 2009)
    • A. 

      New cases

    • B. 

      Missed cases

    • C. 

      Old cases

    • D. 

      Reference cases

  • 9. 
    Specificity of a diagnostic test denotes:    (September 2009)
    • A. 

      True negative

    • B. 

      False positive

    • C. 

      False negative

    • D. 

      True positive

  • 10. 
     Cohort study is associated with:       ( March 2010)
    • A. 

      Prevalence

    • B. 

      Odd's ratio

    • C. 

      Relative risk

    • D. 

      Exposure rates

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