Diabetes Mellitus


Diabetes Mellitus

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 73%
Ease of Revision 8.7 / 10

If you are good in clinical medicine, you will already know most of the stuff in this Chapter.

Question Pattern

Just make sure that you are aware of standard definitions and diagnostic criteria.

Read the mechanisms of action and unique or common side effects of drugs.


Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • DM – Diagnostic criteria
  • Sodium-glucose co-transporter-2  inhibitors – ADR
  • Insulin – Classification based on Duration of action
  • Type 1 diabetes – overview
  • MODY – Overview
  • Genes involved in Type I DM

Suggested Revision

  • Drug therapy for DM – MOA, ADR
  • HbA1c – overview
  • Pathophysiology in DM
  • Somogyi Phenomenon
  • Screening for DM
  • Dawn phenomenon

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