Osteoporosis Quiz (Exam Mode) By Rnpedia.Com

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  • 1. 
    Estrogen replacement therapy is contraindicated for use in which type of women?  
    • A. 

      Women who are prone to osteoporosis

    • B. 

      Women who have high risk of developing breast cancer

    • C. 

      Women who are prone to heart disease

    • D. 

      Women who have high cholesterol levels

  • 2. 
    Which tool is known as 'Gold Standard' for diagnosing osteoporosis?
    • A. 

      Biochemical markers of bone

    • B. 

      X-ray

    • C. 

      Ultra sound of heel

    • D. 

      Dual energy x-ray absorptiometry

  • 3. 
    Intervention to prevent osteoporosis in women should start at which age?  
    • A. 

      Below 10 years

    • B. 

      20-35 years

    • C. 

      35-45 years

    • D. 

      Above 45 years

  • 4. 
    Osteoporosis is a disorder of?  
    • A. 

      Decreased bone mass

    • B. 

      Decreased estrogen level

    • C. 

      Autoimmune disorder

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Which amongst them is not a risk factor for osteoporosis?  
    • A. 

      Post menopausal women

    • B. 

      Asian male

    • C. 

      Smoking

    • D. 

      Asian females

  • 6. 
    Postmenopausal women are more prone to suffer from osteoporosis due to?
    • A. 

      Decreased progesterone level

    • B. 

      Increased Progesterone level

    • C. 

      Decreased oestrogen level

    • D. 

      Increased oestrogen level

  • 7. 
    What is the name of the trial that showed that alendronate reduces the risk of hip and spinal fractures?
    • A. 

      MORE trial

    • B. 

      FIT trial

    • C. 

      EPIC trial

    • D. 

      PROOF trial

  • 8. 
    What is the average calcium intake recommended for post menopausal women unable to take estrogen replacement therapy?
    • A. 

      400 mg/day

    • B. 

      200 mg/day

    • C. 

      1500 mg/day

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    Which is not an antiresorptive drug? 
    • A. 

      HRT

    • B. 

      Vit D

    • C. 

      Alendronate

    • D. 

      Calcitonin

  • 10. 
    What is the longest duration for which alendronate has been studied in postmenopausal women?   
    • A. 

      3 years

    • B. 

      5 years

    • C. 

      7 years

    • D. 

      10 years

  • 11. 
    Alendronate is used in treatment of osteoporosis because it?
    • A. 

      Inhibits osteoclastic activity

    • B. 

      Inhibits osteoblastic activity

    • C. 

      Increases calcium absorption

    • D. 

      Activities PTH

  • 12. 
    Alendronate can be used on which type of osteoporosis?
    • A. 

      Post menopausal osteoporosis

    • B. 

      Male osteoporosis

    • C. 

      Steroid induced osteoporosis

    • D. 

      All of the above

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