June 2004

Paper I
1. Osteoporosis – Definition, Etiology, Clinical features, Investigations, Prevention and Treatment.
2. Short notes on...
i. Surgery for habitual dislocation of patella
ii. Triple arthrodesis for equinus
iii. Shoe modification for valgoid tilt
iv. Fascio-cutaneous skin graft
v. Ideal stump

Paper II
1. Discuss the merits & demerits of operative & non-operative treatment of simple diaphyseal fracture of tibia.
2. Short notes on...
i. Bristow’s procedure
ii. Classification of Distal Radius fracture
iii. Classification of Rotatory knee instability
iv. Management of Pelvic fractures
v. Old metacarpo phalangeal dislocation

Paper III
1. Discuss mechanism & classification of injury around ankle joint. Discuss diagnosis and treatment.
2. Short notes on...
i. Discuss Pathology & management of infected non-union.
ii. Fracture Neck of Femur – Classification and treatment
iii. Compression & Distraction in Orthopaedics
iv. Role of Ligamentotaxis in fractures
v. Tension band wiring principle.

Paper IV
1. Describe bone tumour. Classification, diagnosis and treatment modalities for Multiple Myeloma.
2. Short notes on...
i. Bone Cement
ii. Intrinsic Hand
iii. Shoulder Hand Syndrome
iv. Gait Cycle
v. Osteoclast.