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  • 1. 
    Estimate the number of pregnant women who will be given tetanus toxoid during an immunization outreach activity in a barangay with a population of about 1,500.   
    • A. 

      265

    • B. 

      300

    • C. 

      375

    • D. 

      400

  • 2. 
     To describe the sex composition of the population, which demographic tool may be used?   
    • A. 

      Sex ratio

    • B. 

      Sex proportion

    • C. 

      Population pyramid

    • D. 

      Any of these may be used.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is a natality rate?   
    • A. 

      Crude birth rate

    • B. 

      Neonatal mortality rate

    • C. 

      Infant mortality rate

    • D. 

      General fertility rate

  • 4. 
     You are computing the crude death rate of your municipality, with a total population of about 18,000, for last year. There were 94 deaths. Among those who died, 20 died because of diseases of the heart and 32 were aged 50 years or older. What is the crude death rate?   
    • A. 

      4.2/1,000

    • B. 

      5.2/1,000

    • C. 

      6.3/1,000

    • D. 

      7.3/1,000

  • 5. 
     Knowing that malnutrition is a frequent community health problem, you decided to conduct nutritional assessment. What population is particularly susceptible to protein energy malnutrition (PEM)?   
    • A. 

      Pregnant women and the elderly

    • B. 

      Under-5 year old children

    • C. 

      1-4 year old children

    • D. 

      School age children

  • 6. 
     Which statistic can give the most accurate reflection of the health status of a community?    
    • A. 

      1-4 year old age-specific mortality rate

    • B. 

      Infant mortality rate

    • C. 

      Swaroop’s index

    • D. 

      Crude death rate

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      27.8/1,000

    • B. 

      43.5/1,000

    • C. 

      86.9/1,000

    • D. 

      130.4/1,000

  • 8. 
    Which statistic best reflects the nutritional status of a population?   
    • A. 

      1-4 year old age-specific mortality rate

    • B. 

      Proportionate mortality rate

    • C. 

      Infant mortality rate

    • D. 

      Swaroop’s index

  • 9. 
    What numerator is used in computing general fertility rate?   
    • A. 

      Estimated midyear population

    • B. 

      Number of registered live births

    • C. 

      Number of pregnancies in the year

    • D. 

      Number of females of reproductive age

  • 10. 
    You will gather data for nutritional assessment of a purok. You will gather information only from families with members who belong to the target population for PEM. What method of data gathering is best for this purpose?   
    • A. 

      Census

    • B. 

      Survey

    • C. 

      Record review

    • D. 

      Review of civil registry

  • 11. 
    In the conduct of a census, the method of population assignment based on the actual physical location of the people is termed   
    • A. 

      De jure

    • B. 

      De locus

    • C. 

      De facto

    • D. 

      De novo

  • 12. 
    The Field Health Services and Information System (FHSIS) is the recording and reporting system in public health care in the Philippines. The Monthly Field Health Service Activity Report is a form used in which of the components of the FHSIS? 
    • A. 

      Tally report

    • B. 

      Output report

    • C. 

      Target/client list

    • D. 

      Individual health record

  • 13. 
    To monitor clients registered in long-term regimens, such as the Multi-Drug Therapy, which component will be most useful?   
    • A. 

      Tally report

    • B. 

      Output report

    • C. 

      Target/client list

    • D. 

      Individual health record

  • 14. 
    Civil registries are important sources of data. Which law requires registration of births within 30 days from the occurrence of the birth?  
    • A. 

      P.D. 651

    • B. 

      Act 3573

    • C. 

      R.A. 3753

    • D. 

      R.A. 3375

  • 15. 
    Which of the following professionals can sign the birth certificate?   
    • A. 

      Public health nurse

    • B. 

      Rural health midwife

    • C. 

      Municipal health officer

    • D. 

      Any of these health professionals

  • 16. 
    Which criterion in priority setting of health problems is used only in community health care?   
    • A. 

      Modifiability of the problem

    • B. 

      Nature of the problem presented

    • C. 

      Magnitude of the health problem

    • D. 

      Preventive potential of the health problem

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      This is a project spearheaded by local government units.

    • B. 

      It is a basis for increasing funding from local government units.

    • C. 

      It encourages health centers to focus on disease prevention and control.

    • D. 

      Its main strategy is certification of health centers able to comply with standards.

  • 18. 
    Which of the following women should be considered as special targets for family planning?   
    • A. 

      Those who have two children or more

    • B. 

      Those with medical conditions such as anemia

    • C. 

      Those younger than 20 years and older than 35 years

    • D. 

      Those who just had a delivery within the past 15 months

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Information dissemination about the need for family planning

    • B. 

      Support of research and development in family planning methods

    • C. 

      Adequate information for couples regarding the different methods

    • D. 

      Encouragement of couples to take family planning as a joint responsibility

  • 20. 
    A woman, 6 months pregnant, came to the center for consultation. Which of the following substances is contraindicated?   
    • A. 

      Tetanus toxoid

    • B. 

      Retinol 200,000 IU

    • C. 

      Ferrous sulfate 200 mg

    • D. 

      Potassium iodate 200 mg. capsule

  • 21. 
    During prenatal consultation, a client asked you if she can have her delivery at home. After history taking and physical examination, you advised her against a home delivery. Which of the following findings disqualifies her for a home delivery?   
    • A. 

      Her OB score is G5P3.

    • B. 

      She has some palmar pallor.

    • C. 

      Her blood pressure is 130/80.

    • D. 

      Her baby is in cephalic presentation.

  • 22. 
    Inadequate intake by the pregnant woman of which vitamin may cause neural tube defects?   
    • A. 

      Niacin

    • B. 

      Riboflavin

    • C. 

      Folic acid

    • D. 

      Thiamine

  • 23. 
    You are in a client’s home to attend to a delivery. Which of the following will you do first?     
    • A. 

      Set up the sterile area.

    • B. 

      Put on a clean gown or apron.

    • C. 

      Cleanse the client’s vulva with soap and water.

    • D. 

      Note the interval, duration and intensity of labor contractions.

  • 24. 
    In preparing a primigravida for breastfeeding, which of the following will you do?   
    • A. 

      Tell her that lactation begins within a day after delivery.

    • B. 

      Teach her nipple stretching exercises if her nipples are everted.

    • C. 

      Instruct her to wash her nipples before and after each breastfeeding.

    • D. 

      Explain to her that putting the baby to breast will lessen blood loss after delivery.

  • 25. 
    • A. 

      To initiate the occurrence of milk letdown

    • B. 

      To stimulate milk production by the mammary acini

    • C. 

      To make sure that the baby is able to get the colostrum

    • D. 

      To allow the woman to practice breastfeeding in the presence of the health worker