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  1. Discuss the pre and post operative nursing care of a new born with spina bifida cystic
  2. Enumerate the causes and modes of transmission of communicable diseases. Describe the nursing care of child with chickenpox
  3. Describe the transmission and clinical manifestation of pinworm and round worm infestation in a child. Discuss nursing management and prevention of above mentioned worm infestation in children
  4. What is mastoiditis? Describe the complications of mastoiditis. Explain the post-operative management of a patient who has undergone mastoidectomy
  5. Describe the causes of bronchitis. Explain the medical and nursing management of a client with bronchitis
  6. Define epilepsy. Discuss the stages of convulsions. Explain the nursing management of a client during a convulsive attack
  7. Discuss the nature, settings and functions of contemporary psychiatric nursing practice
  8. Mention types of substance abuse. Explain nursing care of patient with alcohol abuse
  9. What is bi-polar mood disorder? Explain care of patient with acute depression
  10.  Define acute glomerulonephritis. Explain the nursing management of six years old child who is diagnosed as acute glomerulonephritis
  11.  Explain the nursing management of one year old child with bronchiolitis
  12.  Discuss the nursing care of ten year old child diagnosed as rheumatic disease
  13.  Enumerate the problems which children are confronted during hospitalization
  14.  List the clinical features of acute lymphocytic leukemia. Explain the nursing management of 3 years old girl with the diagnosis of acute lymphocytic leukemia
  15.  Define pneumonia. Explain the nursing management of child two years old with the diagnosis of bacterial pneumonia
  16.  List the problems of a child with cleft palate. Explain nursing management of a child after cleft palate repair
  17.  List the clinical features of measles. Explain the nursing care of four year old child with measles
  18.  Describe the growth and development of toddle
  19.  Explain the etiology and clinical features of 3 year old child diagnosed with acute glomerulonephritis. Discuss the nursing management of child with glomerulo nephritis
  20.  Define anemia, classification of anemia. Discuss medical and nursing management of child with iron deficiency anemia
  21.  Discuss the causes of convulsive disorder. Discuss the nursing care of a child with convulsions admitted in the paediatric ward
  22.  Describe the clinical manifestations of diarrhea. Write the nursing process for the management of child with diarrhea
  23.  Explain the equipments used in resuscitation. Describe the care of children in incubator
  24.  Define  leukemia. Explain the clinical features of leukemia. Draw a nursing care plan of a 5 year old child diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia
  25.  Discuss national health programmes related to children in India
  26.  Define trachea-esophageal fistula. Explain the types in detail. Write the management of child with trachea-esophageal fistula
  27.  Define bronchial asthma, list the causes of it. Explain the pathophysiology of bronchial asthma. Write the medical and nursing management of bronchial asthma
  28.  Define cleft left lip and cleft palate. Discuss the pre and post operative nursing care of a child undergone surgical repair of cleft lip
  29.  Define protein energy malnutrition. Explain the classification in detail. Discuss the nursing management of 3 years old child with severe malnutrition 
  30.  List the signs and symptoms of kwashiorkor. Describe the management of PEM. Explain the importance of public organization is promoting the nutritional status of children
  31.  Classify hydrocephalous. Explain the rehabilitation aspects of child with VP shunt
  32.  Trends in pediatric care – explain
  33.  Define pneumonia and write the classification according to the causative organism. Explain the pathophysiology of pneumonia. Write the medical and nursing management of pneumonia
  34.  What is infective endocarditis. List the causes and clinical manifestation of infective endocarditis. Discuss in detail about the  pathophysiology of infective endocarditis and nursing management
  35.  Discuss in detail about the organization and nursing management of pediatric intensive care
  36.   Define pneumonia. List the common causes and outline the  stages of pneumonia. Explain the physical and psychosocial development of an infant between 1 to 6 months
  37.  Explain the impact of hospitalization on the child
  38.  Explain the physical, physiological and psychosocial development of an infant
  39.  Define hydrocephalus. Explain the types of hydrocephalus. Explain the nursing management of child with hydrocephalus
  40.  Explain the physical, psychosocial and cognitive growth and development of school age child
  41.  Define acute glomerular nephritis. List the clinical manifestations of acute glomerular nephritis. Explain the management of a 3 year old child with acute glomerular nephritis
  42.  Define pyloric stenosis. List the causes and cardinal sign and symptoms. Describe the surgical and nursing management of child with pyloric stenosis
  43.  Explain the role of a child health nurse in caring for a hospitalized child
  44.  Define growth and development. Explain the physical, physiological and psychosocial growth and development of adolescent




  1. Erythro blasto fetalis
  2. Mental retardation
  3. Nursing care of child with renal failure
  4. Nursing care of child with acute leukemia
  5. Dental caries
  6. Speech defects
  7. Phallic phase
  8. Education of parents on prevention of poisoning in children
  9. Colostomy care
  10.  Child abuse
  11.  Tracheostomy care
  12.  Rhinitis
  13.  Management of glaucoma
  14.  Cardiac tamponade
  15.  Mechanical ventilation
  16.  Pathophysiology of COPD
  17.  Levels of Unconsciousness
  18.  Quadriplegia
  19.  Complications of PTB
  20.  Etiology of coronary artery disease
  21.  Purpose of nursing process in the psychiatric setting
  22.  Childhood schizophrenia
  23.  Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  24.  Scope of psychiatric mental health nurse
  25.  Describe the major concepts of community mental health
  26.  Discuss the stages of family therapy
  27.  Legal aspects of psychiatric nursing
  28.  Anxiety
  29.  Crisis intervention
  30.  Play therapy
  31.  Pre operative management of tracheo oseophageal fistula
  32.  Nursing care of a child with severe diarrhea
  33.  Marasmus
  34.  Developmental problems of toddler
  35.  Care of child after cleft lip repair
  36.  Prevention of vitamin A deficiency
  37.  Congenital heart diseases
  38.  Pre operative care of a child with meningo myelocele
  39.  Immunization schedule
  40.  Child guidance and counseling
  41.  Nursing care of child with trachea –esophageal fistula
  42.  Cretinism
  43.  Torticollis
  44.  Care of child with epistaxis
  45.  Care of child during exchange blood transfusion
  46.  Juvenile delinquency
  47.  Paedratric ICU
  48.  Collection of urine specimen in four months old child
  49.  Principles for using restraints for children
  50.  Immunization schedule
  51.   Phimosis
  52.  Prevention of malnutrition in infants
  53.  Identification of congenital anomalies
  54.  Changing trends in paediatric nursing
  55.  Care of child with nephritic syndrome
  56.  Congenital megacolon
  57.  Care of child with rheumatic fever
  58.  Clinical manifestations of hydrocephalus
  59.  Pre operative care of child with tetrology of fallot
  60.   Hirscheprungs disease
  61.  Restraints
  62.  Role of pediatric nurse
  63.  Under five clinics
  64.  Care of child with tetrology of  fallot
  65.  Behavioral problems in children
  66.  Oxygen therapy in children
  67.  New born reflexes
  68.  Care of child with epistaxis
  69.  School health programmes
  70.  Reflexes in newborn
  71.  Types of restraints in children
  72.  Administration of medication in children
  73.  Immunization schedule
  74.  Role of paediatric nurse
  75.  Epispadias
  76.  CSSM
  77.  Specimen collection in children
  78.  List the different nutrition programmes
  79.  Components of RCH
  80.  Tetralogy of fallot (TOF)
  81.  Signs and symptoms of vitamin A deficiency
  82.  List the paediatric emergencies
  83.  Steps in nursing process
  84.  Concept of baby friendly hospital initiative
  85.  Play needs in children
  86.  Signs and symptoms in nephritis
  87.  Classification of burns
  88.  Tetralogy of fallot (TOF)
  89.  Poliomelitis
  90.  Battered child syndrome
  91.  Reproductive child heath programme (RCH)
  92.  Bronchitis
  93.  Viral hepatitis
  94.  Iron deficiency anemia
  95.  Changing trends towards hospital care
  96.  Poisoning in children
  97.  Meningitis
  98.  Under five clinics
  99.  Kangaroo mother care
  100.  Physically handicapped children
  101. Juvenile diabetes mellitus
  102. Pulmonary tuberculosis
  103. Atrial septal defect
  104. Bronchitis
  105. Urinary tract infection
  106. Neonatal resuscitation
  107. Steam inhalation for children 2 to 3 years old
  108. Nursing management of child with nephritic syndrome
  109. Child abuse
  110. Concepts of post operative care of children
  111. Pyloric stenosis
  112. Growth chart
  113. Reactions of infants during hospitalization
  114. Role of pediatric nurse
  115. School health programme
  116. Osteomyelitis
  117. Care of child with  AIDS
  118. Down’s syndrome
  119. Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
  120. Diarrhea
  121. Acute respiratory infection
  122. Ventricular septal defect
  123. Describe the types of intestinal obstruction
  124. Explain the nursing care of a normal newborn
  125. Explain the concept of baby friendly hospital initiative
  126. Assess and classify a 3 year child with diarrhea using IMNCI approach
  127. Explain the factors affecting growth and development
  128. Differentiate nephritic syndrome and glomerulonephritis
  129. Describe about the welfare services for challenged children in India
  130. Enumerate the nursing care of newborn with meconium aspiration syndrome
  131. Describe the procedure of nasogastric tube feeding in children 
  132. First aid management of fracture
  133. Patent ductus arteriosus
  134. Factors influencing growth and development
  135. Explain the nursing management of child with leukemia
  136. Diaphragmatic hernia
  137. Common behvioural problems of school age children
  138. Postoperative care of a child who underwent pyloromyotomy
  139. Sickle cell anemia
  140. Role of a nurse in phototherapy
  141. Principles of growth and development
  142. Explain five differences between an adult and child with examples
  143. Nursing management of child with rheumatic heart disease
  144. Nursing care of children with HIV/AIDS
  145. Role of a nurse in oxygen administration
  146. Diaphragmatic hernia
  147. Prevention of foreign body aspiration
  148. Management of mentally challenged children
  149. Explain the clinical features and nursing care of child with tuberculosis
  150. Internationally accepted rights of the child
  151. Selection of play materials
  152. Changing trends in hospital care of children
  153. Baby friendly hospital initiative
  154. Nursing management of low birth weight babies
  155. Management of child with nephritic syndrome
  156. Surgical and nursing management of child with hydrocephalus



  1. Preferred site for intra muscular injection for the infants
  2. BCG
  3. Scoliosis
  4. Circumcision
  5. Clinical features of rheumatic fever
  6. Xeropthalmia
  7. On looking play
  8. Still birth
  9. Clinical features of encephalitis
  10.  Indications of tonsillectomy
  11.  Arterial blood gas analysis
  12.  Home care of ac. Pharyngitis
  13.  Defibrillation
  14.  Signs and symptoms of spinal cord compression
  15.  Complications of laryngitis
  16.  Indications for corneal transplant
  17.  Rehabilitation for blindness
  18.  Signs and symptoms of cardiac arrest
  19.  Pathophysiology of atelectasis
  20.  Cerebrospinal fluid analysis
  21.   Lithium
  22.  Cognitive development
  23.  Detoxification
  24.  Genuineness
  25.  Integration
  26.  Magical thinking
  27.  Mental imagery
  28.  Phobias
  29.  Reaction formation
  30.  Selective abstraction
  31.  Growth and development
  32.  Road to health card
  33.  Habit disorders
  34.  Intussusceptions 
  35.  Thrombocytopenic purpura
  36.  Ankylostomiasis
  37.  Balwadies
  38.  Baby friendly hospital initiative
  39.  Epispadias
  40.  Aplastic anaemia
  41.  Exclusive breast feeding
  42.  Clinical features of physiologic jaundice
  43.  List four types of heat loss in the newborn
  44.  Signs and symptoms of brain tumour
  45.  ORS (oral rehydration solution)
  46.  Incubation period of measles
  47.  Hearing test
  48.  Causes of mental retardation
  49.  Signs and symptoms of second degree burns
  50.  Pica
  51.  Spina bifida
  52.  Diaphragmatic hernia
  53.  Enuresis
  54.  Cerebral palsy
  55.  Club foot
  56.  Neuroblastoma
  57.  Mid day meal programme
  58.  Diabetes insipidus
  59.  Co-operative play
  60.  Sickle cell anaemia
  61.  Clinical features of measles
  62.  Physiological jaundice
  63.  Complementary feeding
  64.  BCG vaccine
  65.  Solitary play
  66.  Thumb sucking
  67.  Scurvy
  68.  First aid for dog bite
  69.  VP shunt
  70.   Thumb sucking
  71.  Somnambulism
  72.  Tetanus
  73.  Clinical features of marasmus
  74.  Undescended testis
  75.  Encephalitis
  76.  Epistaxis
  77.  Child to child concept
  78.  Cushings syndrome
  79.  Toilet training
  80.  Pulse polio immunization
  81.  Types of play
  82.  Preventive pediatrics
  83.  ICDS
  84.  Reaction of infant to hospitalization
  85.  Scabies
  86.  Drowning
  87.  Newborn reflexes
  88.  Exclusive breast feeding
  89.  IMNCI
  90.  Pulse polio programme
  91.  Moro reflex
  92.  TICS
  93.  Mile stones of an infant
  94.  Scabies
  95.  Clinical features of chicken pox
  96.  Cyanotic spell
  97.  First aid in burns
  98.  Torticollis
  99.  Sickle cell anemia
  100.  Growth chart
  101. MCH clinics
  102. Neonatal resuscitation
  103. Accidents prevention in toddler
  104. Exceptional child
  105. Difference between measles and mumps
  106. Diabetes insipidus
  107. Neuroblastoma
  108. Brief the principles of phototherapy
  109. Expand on CSSM
  110. Mention the vitamin A  prophylaxis dosage and schedule for children
  111. List the types of restraints
  112. Define small for date babies
  113. Define phallic stage
  114. Define talipes equinovarus
  115. Define failure to thrive
  116. State the functions of child guidance clinics
  117. Define preventive pediatrics
  118. Define status epilepticus
  119. Kernig’s sign
  120. Cold chain
  121. Types of restraints
  122. Babinski reflex
  123. Mention any four congenital malformations of newborn
  124. Ortolani sign
  125. Exclusive breast feeding
  126. Medications used for bronchial asthma
  127. Types of play in children  
  128. Associative play
  129. Sources and vitamin D deficiency disorders
  130. Pentavalent vaccine
  131. Define preterm baby
  132. Complications of meningitis
  133. Child guidance clinic
  134. Prevention of otitis media
  135. Wilm’s tumor
  136. Weaning
  137. Sources and deficiency disorders of vitamin A
  138. Thermoregulation of newborn baby
  139. Conjunctivitis
  140. Types of ano-rectal malformation
  141. Medications used in pneumonia
  142. List welfare services for physically challenged children
  143. Complications of glomerulonephritis 



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