National Health Programs

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National Health Programs

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 260%

In plain English, you might get 2 or 3 questions from this one Chapter.

( Which we are happy to point out, is a very high yield.

A lot of Chapters have a probability of getting 1 question every 2 years )

Question Pattern

Not much of concepts, but more of details to remember in this Chapter.
The following topics have been a source of questions

  • Characteristics of different mosquitoes
  • Identify Mosquitoes, sandfly from pictures
  • All about Anti-Malarial program
  • Read abt important programmes like
    • NLEP
    • RNTCP / NTEP
    • NACO
    • NPCB – Overview
  • STD Management
  • Control of Vector Borne Diseases
  • Which age which immunisation.?

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Mid Day Meal scheme
  • Village Health Nutrition Day
  • NPCDCS
  • NIKSHAY, NIKUSTH, NISCHAY
  • Sustainable Development Goals of the Agenda 2030
  • JE Vaccination procedure – Cleaning with spirit
  • Diagnostic Tools for TB under RNTCP
  • Project Axshya
  • POCSO Act
  • RNTCP – Overview, Hierarchy, Drug regimens
  • Management methods in Health Programmes
  • NCEP- ATP III – Metabolic Syndrome defintion
  • NPCB – Blindness definition
  • Urban Malaria Scheme
  • Elimination of Lymphatic filariasis
  • Integrated Vector management
  • Notification for TB
  • HIV Sentinel surveillance
  • Targets for the Programme Implementation Plan for the NLEP
  • STOP TB Strategy
  • Annual Parasite Index
  • Malarial Parameters for surveillance
  • National Strategic Plan for Malaria Elimination
  • NPCB – Measure of Output
  • Mission Indradanush
  • Multi-Drug Therapy (MDT) for the treatment of Leprosy
  • Erythema Nodosum Leprosum
  • Newborn Stabilization Unit
  • NPCB – Levels of Care
  • Ujjawala Scheme
  • Home Based Newborn Care
  • Mass drug administration
  • Anti-Larval measures in Malaria

Suggested Revision

Make sure you brush up the following before exams.

  • HIV & TB – Diagnosis & Rx
  • Ayushman Bharat
  • Rapid Diagnostic tests for Malaria
  • National Vector Borne Diseases Control Programme
  • Janani Suraksha Yojana – Services Provided
  • Navjat Shishu Suraksha Karyakram
  • Identify the mosquito from the image
  • Malaria Surveillance System
  • Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram
  • NLEP Emblem
  • POSHAN Abhiyaan
  • Prevention and control of JE
  • 2 test protocol for HIV
  • Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram
  • Sparsh Campaign
  • Rajiv Gandhi shramik kalyan yojana
  • National Deworming Programme
  • ABSULS – Asha bases surveillance
  • Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
  • Suraksha Clinics & Kits
  • Identify Sandfly from image
  • National Immunisation Schedule
  • CB-NAAT
  • Integrated Vector mangaement
  • Levels of Referral in NLEP
  • Blood smear For Malaria
  • Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyaan
  • NACO – Target interventions
  • Drugs for Kala-Azar
  • LAQSHYA initiative
  • Global Vision 2020, India Vision 2020
  • Vandematharam scheme
  • Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana
  • Anti-Malaria Programme – Different nodal agencies & their functions
  • Health related Days
  • Syndromic Management for STD

 

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