SKUAST Kashmir Medical Assistant Syllabus: Syllabus for the post As approved by competent authority, the syllabus for different non-teaching posts advertised vide Advertisement Notification No. of 03 of 2022 dated 01.08.2022, is attached herewith for conducting OMR based written Examination for various Non-Teaching positions.
SKUAST Kashmir (Medical Assistant) Syllabus
1) Basic Reasoning = 10 Marks
Figure odd one out
2) Basic English = 10 Marks
3) General Awareness = 10 Marks
General current events (National Level)
J&K Reorganization Act,2019
4) Subject Matter = 70 marks
Anatomy and Physiology, Public Health & Hygiene, Diseases• The Tissues • Systems and various parts of Human Body • Bones of Head and Trunk • Bones of the limb • Joints and Articulations • Structure and action of Muscles. • The Chief Muscles of the Body • The Blood • The Heart and Blood vessels • The Circulatory System • The Lymphatic System • The Respiratory System • The Digestive System • The Liver, Biliary System and Pancreas • Public Health and Hygiene: • Modern concept of public health and comprehensive health care.
Basic Medical Information Drugs & Antibiotics, their preparation & uses• Kinds of drugs, characteristics of drugs, Balsems, Gums etc. How prescriptions are written, prescription reading • Doses of drugs, pharmacoepial preparation and their doses, incompatibility, physical, chemical physiological and therapeutical. • Suppositories• Ointments, Spray solutions or Nebulas, Inhalations, General rule about preparation of Mixtures. • Ordinary bazaar medicines, their recognition, doses and uses.
Stores Records & Procedures, First –AID & Home Nursing: Health Education including different types of Bandages, Emergency Health Care Services, Sterilization process & Disinfection procedures.
Outline of the First –Aid • Dressing and Bandages (Use of Triangular Bandages and Cotton Roller Bandage, Rubber Bandage and different types of Dressing. • Cardio- pulmonary resusciration. • Wounds. • Haemorrhage. • Shock • Electric Stock • Different methods of artificial respiration • Asphyxia • Fractures and Dislocation • Unconsciousness and Fainting • Epilepsy and Hysteria • Poisons including food poisoning o Common Conditions: Foreign body in ear, eye and nose Cramps Frost
– Bite Bites and Stings Epistaxis Snake Bite Dog Bite • Transport of injured persons o Use of Common medicines.
Introduction to Home Nursing Shock and Blood Transfusion Special Treatment Nursing in Special Diseases Child Birth and Its Management. Health Education Principles, Ethics, Attributes of health educator. Preparation of patient for Operation, Pre & Post Operative patient care, Surgical Instruments (Their Names & Uses).