Afternoon session, Third to go
so where did you do ur internship from
c- sir *****
cm-so tell me some incident during mbbs
c-sir during my posting at ********* Community Health Centre I was incharge of a ward and conducted deliveries. When a girl child was born mothers would just turn there face away when child was shown to them. It was a shocking experience.
cm-you would have known it ! its a common practice !
c-sir as a first hand experience i was shocked
cm-so maternal mortality is an issue, what is the most common cause of mortality
c-sir clinically it is postpartum hemorrhage (blood loss after delivery)
cm-what are its causes, of post partum hemorrhage
c-sir it can be caused by problems of placenta, also anemia of mothers, which in turn is caused due to poor nutrition of mothers
cm-what will you do to reduce maternal mortality?
c-sir increasing awareness so that women attend more anc (antenatal care) clinic, so that their hemoglobin level improves
cm-even before improving awareness?
c-sir increasing institutional deliveries
cm -nodded, asked for any other incident during internship
c-sir i came across a girl who was blinded due to tuberculosis, father was alocoholic and mother also died of tb, so I realised as a doctor I have limitations
cm-the father had tb? how is it related to alocholism
c-sir alcoholism lead to poor diet and less nutrient intake, and this lead to activation of dormant tb bacilli
cm-what about the family, how did they got tb?
c-sir father’s alcoholism would have affected family’s earning and this might have led to poor diet?
cm-but what could have been done?
c-sir the family should have started anti tb treatment and should have completed the course
cm-was it drug resistant tb?
c-sir i could not follow up the patient
see you told that as a doctor you have limitations, but as a bureaucrat u have limitations too, so why are you joining
c-sir it will give me a diverse platform to work upon, better job satisfaction
m1-but still you will have limitations, why are you joining?
c-sir its a personal choice
m1-ok, tell me sth about new health policy
c-told few points
m1-any lacunae that you can think of?
c-sir there is not much focus on mental health
m1-tell me something about medical research, problems in india
c-answered on lines of lack of funds, nepotism, lack of translational research
m1-how should indian forces be prepared for a biological attack
c-individual-more awareness, doctors should notify when sudden spurt in cases, stockpile of vaccines, mock drills
m1-given choice which sector you would like to work in?
You write blogs on issues of national interest, what topics you have written on
m2-so you have written on hdi, which one is better, hdi or gdp
c-hdi, coz it is wider and includes gdp component also
m2-why low hdi in india
c-lack of political will, priorities
m2-hib visa issue, it is said that it will help indian companies and india, how?
c-will go up on value chain, companies shifting back to country
your education is wasted, your knowledge of medicine and all your effort will go in vain
c-mam i have learnt a lot more than medicine in my mbbs, i ahve interacted with patients and learnt their problems, during history taking i have developed objective approach, have been a member of students union for three terms which was a responsible job
m3-problem of infanticide, what will you do, what problems it will cause
c-imablance in society, rise in crimes, i will implement laws better and create more awareness
m3-so much poverty, what will you do?
c-will implement schems like skill india, mgnrega better, will personally focus more on education and health so that younger generation comes out of cycle of poverty
what is dpsp? diff between dpsp and fundamental rights?
m4-GERD (gastro oesophageal reflux disease) management
cm again-national health policy lacunae (repeated m1 q)
m1 again-pain research
Overall cordial board, no factual question, current affairs-h1b visa issue and national health policy, most interview on medical issues.