Child Health Nursing Important Questions – P.C. or P.B. BSC Nursing First Year, INC and RGUHS Syllabus


  1. List the signs and symptoms of pyloric stenosis. Mention the diagnostic measures. Describe the postoperative management of the infant
  2. Explain the management of a drowned child
  3. List the types of convulsions. Discuss the first aid during convulsion. Explain the rehabilitative care for child
  4. Explain the hospital environment for a sick child. Discuss the role paediatric nursing in caring for a hospitalized child
  5. Discuss the growth and development of a healthy infant. Nutritional needs of the adolescent
  6. What are the nutritional deficiency disorders in children. Write the nursing management of children with PEM
  7. Define congenital heart disease. Classify CHD. Nursing management of child with tetrology of fallot
  8.  Define diarrhea.  List the clinical features of diarrhea. Explain the management of child with dehydration
  9.  Explain the role of paediatric nurse
  10.  Mention the congenital anomalies in cardiovascular system. List the clinical manifestation of TOF. Discuss the management of child with TOF
  11.  Define leukemia. Enlist the clinical manifestations of leukemia. Discuss the management of child with leukemia
  12.  define AIDS. List the signs and symtoms of AIDS.
  13.  Define PEM. Explain the dietary management  of child
  14.  Define bronchopneumonia. Enlist the clinical features of bronchopneumonia in a child. Explain the nursing management of child with bronchopneumonia
  15.  Classify the degree of burns. Explain in detail, the medical and nursing management of child who has sustained burns
  16.  Define rheumatic fever. Describe the clinical manifestations of rheumatic fever. Explain nursing management of child
  17.  Mention the pathophysiological changes of juvenile diabetes mellitus with sign and symptoms. Explain the nursing care of child
  18.  Describe the role of the nurse in preparing the child and parents for hospitalization
  19.  Explain the nursing management of a low birth weight baby
  20.  Define anemia and classification of anemia. Discuss the management of child with iron deficiency anemia
  21.  Define cerebral palsy. Mention the types of cerebral palsy. Explain the management of cerebral palsy including nursing process
  22.  Write in detail about assessment and care of newborn
  23.  Explain the clinical manifestations, complications and nursing management of child with measles
  24.  Define growth and development. List the factors influencing growth and development and explain the principles of growth and development​



  1. Write the care of low birth weight baby
  2. Explain about night blindness in children
  3. Describe the prevention of accidents among toddlers
  4. Enumerate the rehabilitation of a child with cerebral palsy
  5. Illustrate the nursing management of a child with tetrology of fallot
  6. Explain detail about management of protein energy malnutrition
  7. Describe immunization schedule
  8. Enumerate the congenital malformations of genitor urinary tract
  9. Explain the nutritional needs of infant
  10.  Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
  11.  Diphtheria
  12.  Patent ductus arteriosus
  13.  Organization of neonatal unit
  14.  Preventive immunization
  15.  Haemorrhage and it nursing management
  16.  Care of a baby in incubator
  17.   Calculation of dosage of drugs
  18.  Steam inhalation in children
  19.  Importance of therapeutic play
  20.  Nutritional programmes for children
  21.  Management of child with colostomy
  22.  Classification of PEM with its clinical features
  23.  Clinical features of rheumatic fever
  24.  Types of fractures in children
  25.  IMNCI
  26.   Poliomyelitis
  27.  Bronchial asthma
  28.  Rights of the child
  29.  Reflexes of the new born
  30.  Selection play material for toddler group
  31.  Restraints
  32.  Emotional development of adolescence
  33.  Explain the nursing care of low birth weight baby
  34.  Illustrate the care of a child with intestinal obstruction
  35.  Explain dietary management in iron deficiency anemia
  36.  Explain immunization schedule
  37.  Mention the clinical features of vitamin C deficiency and write the management
  38.  Explain the management of convulsions in children
  39.  Illustrate the importance of play in infancy
  40.  Explain APGAR score
  41.  Explain the management of foreign body in the eye
  42.  Illustrate the care of newborn
  43.  Explain about the child guidance clinic
  44.  Describe the midday meal programme
  45.  Explain the care of neonate under phototherapy
  46.  Illustrate the importance of play in preschoolers
  47.  Write the nursing management of nephritic syndrome
  48.  Explain immunization schedule
  49.  Explain the management of dehydration
  50.  List the types of club foot and explain the management
  51.  Write the nursing care of child with ventriculo-peritoneal shunt
  52.  Describe hemophila
  53.  Explain the fluid management of a child with diarrhea
  54.  Enumerate the assessment of new born
  55.  Describe the management of behavioral disorders in children
  56.  Illustrate the nursing management of burns
  57.  Explain the psychosexual stages of development
  58.  Describe the causes and management of otitis media
  59.  Infective endocarditis
  60.  Spina bifida
  61.  Down’s syndrome
  62.  Measles
  63.  ICDS
  64.  Tonsillitis
  65.  Nephritic syndrome
  66.  Protein energy malnutrition
  67.  Trachea-Esophageal fistula
  68.  Encephalitis
  69.  Down’s syndrome
  70.  Burns
  71.  Pediatric ICU
  72.  Fetal circulation and changes occur after birth
  73.  Mental retardation
  74.  Nutritional programmes in India
  75.  Erythroblastosis fetalis



  1. Define club foot
  2. State the meaning of hydrocephalus
  3. Mention any four complications of rheumatic fever
  4. Write the types of play in children
  5. State the meaning of trust vs mistrust
  6. Define anemia
  7. Mention the difference between nephritis and nephritic syndrome
  8. Define Thalassemia
  9. Mention the goals of under five clinics
  10.  Write any four modern concepts of child care
  11.  Colostomy irrigation
  12.  Apgar score
  13. Crèche
  14.  Neonatal resuscitation
  15.  Strabismus
  16.  Mental retardation
  17.  Causes of accidents in toddler
  18.  Hirschsprungs disease
  19.  Child morbidity and mortality
  20.  Wilm’s tumor
  21.  Tet spells
  22.  ITP
  23.  Extrophy of bladde3r
  24.  Endocarditis
  25.  Phallic stage
  26.  Child to child concept
  27.  Prevention of scabies
  28.  Caput succedenum
  29.  VSD
  30.  Koplik spot 
  31.  Scurvy
  32.  Kangaroo care
  33.  Colostrums
  34.  Thumb sucking
  35.  Pulse polio
  36.  Temper tantrums
  37.  Dwarfism
  38.  VSD
  39.  Sunset sign
  40.  Anencephaly 
  41.  Define asphyxia neonatorum
  42.  State the importance of burping after feeds
  43.  Write the meaning of hydrocephalus
  44.  Define otitis media
  45.  Mention the causes of mental retardation
  46.  Define enuresis
  47.  Write the complications of rubella infection
  48.  List the congenital defects of heart
  49.  Differentiate between epispadias and hypospadias
  50.  Mention the causes of urinary tract infection in children
  51. Define rooting reflex
  52. Mention the cause and prevention of beri beri
  53.  Define juvenile delinquency
  54. State the meaning and purpose of pulse polio immunization programme
  55.  Mention the causes of accidents in toddler
  56. Define enuresis
  57. Define kernicterus
  58. State the disorders of TOF
  59. Classify PEM
  60. List the types of fractures in children
  61. Differentiate between nephritic syndrome and glomerulonephritis
  62.  Mention the sites of intramuscular injections in children
  63. Mention the vaccinations for typhoid
  64. Write the causes of drowning
  65. State the cause of beriberi and its prevention
  66. Define neonatal morality rate
  67. Mention the types of oxygen therapy
  68. Define weaning
  69. State the meaning of parallel play
  70. State the meaning of babinski reflex
  71. Rickets
  72. Babinski reflex
  73. Weaning
  74. Three principles of baby friendly hospital initiative
  75.  Enuresis
  76. Battered child syndrome
  77. PDA
  78. Juvenile diabetes mellitus
  79. Febrile seizures
  80.  Impetigo
  81.  Somnambulism
  82.  Stings
  83.  Hypospadias
  84.  Difference between diarrhea and dysentery
  85.  Resuscitation
  86.  Under five clinic
  87.  Thalasemia
  88.  Pulse polio programme​




Child Health Nursing Important Questions – P.C. or P.B. BSC Nursing First Year, INC and RGUHS Syllabus