COPD & Asthma


COPD & Asthma

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 55%
Ease of Revision 8.1 / 10

A standard UG topic that you would have covered enough already.

Question Pattern

A thoroughly clinical Chapter. Read one of the standard textbooks about clinical assessment and treatment protocols for COPD & Asthma.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Management of acute exacerbation of COPD
  • Gold’s criteria
  • Extrinsic vs Intrinsic asthma
  • Brittle asthma classification
  • Aspirin-sensitivity asthma
  • Rx of choice for the management of type 2 brittle asthma
  • Drugs used in the treatment of bronchial asthma
  • Radiographic studies in COPD

Suggested Revision

  • Types of emphysema
  • Pulmonary function tests in Emphysema
  • Indications and contraindications of NIPPV
  • Reid index
  • Types of respiratory failure
  • COPD Overview
  • Treatment of COPD
  • Modified MRC Dyspnoea scale

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