NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Social Medicine (Paper-II): Questions 46 - 50 of 211

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An increase in occurrence of brain cancer is reported in your area. Twenty five cases have been identified. You want to find if it is related to exposure to mobile phone radiation. For the purpose, a study has to be designed to find the strength of association using limited resources. There is a panic in public and a quick answer is solicited to allay fear and take appropriate public health measures. (July)

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» Basic Concepts of Epidemiology » Uses of Epidemiology

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The first step out of those mentioned below should be selected for ‘appropriate study design’,

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Defining the universe

b.

Operational definition of case

c.

Sample size determination

d.

Allocation to two arms

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» Basic Concepts of Epidemiology » Types of Epidemiology

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Appeared in Year: 2018

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Most cost effective method to identify cancer cases is:

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Choice (4)Response

a.

Screening of family members of known cases

b.

Population based screening

c.

Cancer Registry

d.

Voluntary reporting of cases

Question number: 48

» Basic Concepts of Health and Diseases » Definitions and Concepts

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Appeared in Year: 2018

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Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite index combining the following indicators:

  1. Life expectancy at birth
  2. Infant mortality rate
  3. GNI per in Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) in US dollars
  4. Mean years of schooling (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

1,2 and 4 are correct

b.

1,2 and 3 are correct

c.

1,3 and 4 are correct

d.

2,3 and 4 are correct

Question number: 49

» Epidemiology of Diseases » Control of Communicable Diseases » Malaria

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Appeared in Year: 2018

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Vector indices used for malaria are:

  1. Human blood index
  2. Breteau index
  3. Inoculation rate
  4. Chandler’s index (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

3,4 are correct

b.

1,3 are correct

c.

1,2, 3 are correct

d.

2,4 are correct

Question number: 50

» Epidemiology of Diseases » Prevention

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Appeared in Year: 2018

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Kyasanur forest disease is transmitted by: (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Sand fly

b.

Soft tick

c.

Hard tick

d.

House fly

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