1. State the purposes and principles of recording and explain the roles of community health nurse in recording and reporting
  2. What is maternal mortality rate? Discuss the causes of high maternal mortality in India. Enumerate the role of nurse in measures of reduction of maternal mortality
  3. What are goals and objectives of family welfare programme? Explain the role of nurse in family planning programme
  4. Explain in detail the epidemiological factor and management of meningococcal meningitis
  5. What are the different methods of family planning? Explain the intra uterine contraceptive devices in detail
  6. List down the diseases caused by anthropods. Explain the mosquito control measures
  7. Explain the water purification is large scale
  8. Classify the family planning methods? Explain in detail the permanent methods of family planning
  9. Describe the epidemiological factor of cholera. Explain the control measures of cholera
  10. Discuss the determinants of health
  11. What are the effects of population explosion? Discuss the temporary methods of family planning
  12. Write the epidemiology of typhoid fever and what is the role of community health nurse in prevention of typhoid?
  13. Define community health nursing. Explain in detail the steps of community health nursing process with relevant example
  14. Discuss in detail role and functions of nurse in promoting the heath of under-five children in the community
  15. Describe the classification of IUDs. Mechanism of action, procedure for insertion, advantages and contraindications for intra uterine devices
  16. Write the meaning of personal and mental health. describe in detail the role of community health nurse in promoting personal and mental health of individuals and groups in the community
  17. Discuss in detail the community health nursing process
  18. Explain in detail the aims and objectives and components of RCH services
  19. State the aims and objectives of reproductive and child health programme. And explain the role of community health nurse in RCH programme
  20. Explain the steps involved in community health nursing process in detail
  21. A. describe the importance involved of records and reports in community health nursing b. what are the principles and purpose of home visit
  22. Explain in detail the epidemiology and management of malaria
  23. Define demography? Which are the methods of collecting demographic data? Describe the demographic cycle
  24. Explain the different methods of waste disposal in India
  25. Enlist the determinants of health. explain any two determinants of health
  26. Explain the epidemiology and management of tuberculosis
  27. Define demography and explain the impact of population explosion
  28. Explain in detail about components of nursing process
  29. Discuss the role of community health nurse in the ante-natal care
  30. What are the principles of family health care? Discuss the responsibilities of community health nurse in providing family health care services
  31. Describe evolution of maternal and child health services in India
  32. Explain the purposes and principles of home visiting. Write in detail the steps of home visiting
  33. Define family. List the objectives of family health care. Enumerate the advantages of family bed care
  34. Explain the prevention and control measures of AIDS
  35. What is an epidemic? Discuss the steps involved in investigation of an epidemic



  1. Causes of perinatal mortality and its control
  2. Urban family welfare centre
  3. National population policy
  4. Principles and advantages of home visit
  5. High fertility in India
  6. Objectives and principles of family health care services
  7. Community nursing care plan
  8. Community survey
  9. Integrated child development scheme programme
  10. Aims and objectives of primary health care
  11. Types of ventilation
  12. Oxidation pond
  13. Determinants of health
  14. Tuberculosis
  15. Housing and health
  16. Uses of epidemiology
  17. Accidents
  18. Leptospirosis
  19. Write the causes, prevention and control of obesity
  20. Women empowerment
  21. Epidemiologic cycle
  22. Demographic cycle
  23. Risk factor of coronary heart disease
  24. Specific nutritional deficiencies
  25. Malaria
  26. Ascariasis
  27. Food adulteration
  28. Importance of studying epidemiology
  29. Dimensions of health
  30. Universal Infection Control Measures
  31. Noise pollution
  32. Protein Energy Malnutrition
  33. Dug well latrines
  34. Prevention of Acute Respiratory Infections
  35. Demographic goals of national population policy
  36. Role of community health nurse in recording and reporting
  37. Risk approach
  38. Objectives of early neonatal care
  39. Specific protection for antenatal women
  40. Steps in home visit
  41. Interpersonal relationship in community health nursing
  42. Child survival and safe motherhood
  43. Modes of disease transmission
  44. Health aspects of family planning
  45. First generation IUD’s
  46. Action of oral contraceptive pills
  47. Legal implication of records
  48. Steps in conducting a community health program
  49. Care of the adolescent
  50. Bag technique
  51. Types of registers, records and reports maintained by nurse in PHC
  52. Natural family planning methods
  53. Importance of demography
  54. Changes occurring during pregnancy
  55. Goals and objectives of family planning
  56. Under five care
  57. Problems of school age child
  58. Neo natal care
  59. Care of skin and hands
  60. Adolescent health
  61. Importance of exercise and rest
  62. Population policy – 2000
  63. Housing standards
  64. Levels of prevention
  65. Mumps
  66. Oral contraceptive pills
  67. Obesity
  68. Malnutrition
  69. Mode of disease transmission
  70. Explain the dimensions of health
  71. Effect of noise pollution on health
  72. Food safety standards of India
  73. Management and control of Acute diarrheal disease
  74. Steps in analytical epidemiology
  75. Signs and symptoms of dengue fever
  76. Explain emergency contraception
  77. Management of chicken pox
  78. National family welfare programme
  79. Principles of bag technique
  80. Maternal mortality rate
  81. Disinfection
  82. Care of the person head to foot
  83. Legal implications of records and reports
  84. Objectives of home visit
  85. Scope of community health nursing in India
  86. Population survey
  87. Environment
  88. Role of a nurse in promoting mental health
  89. Conventional contraceptives
  90. Recommended package of MCH services
  91. Need for sex education
  92. Role of a nurse in recording
  93. Standing orders
  94. Under five clinic
  95. Importance of clothing
  96. RCH services
  97. Characteristics of mentally healthy person
  98. Birth rate and death rate
  99. Active surveillance of malaria
  100. Ice berg phenomenon
  101. Carrier
  102. Prevention of viral hepatitis
  103. DPT vaccine
  104. Second generation IUD
  105. Population education
  106. Prevalence
  107. Modes of intervention



  1. Target couples
  2. Rooming in
  3. Oral rehydration solution
  4. Define nursing process
  5.  Crude birth rate
  6. Low birth weight
  7. Morbidity rate
  8. Parasitic diseases in children
  9. Improper personal hygiene and its effects on health
  10. Anthropometry
  11. Demographic cycle
  12. Mantoux test
  13. Chlorination of well
  14. Active immunity
  15. Iodine deficiency
  16. Hydatid diseases
  17. Family budget
  18. Joint family
  19. Dengue fever
  20. Fomite
  21. MTP Act
  22. Air pollutants
  23. Mechanical ventilation
  24. Active immunity
  25. Family budget
  26. Food adulteration act
  27. Infant mortality rate
  28. Copper T
  29. SARS
  30. Incidence
  31. Demography
  32. Importance of physical activity
  33. Iron deficiency
  34. Goiter
  35. Quarantine
  36. Recreation
  37. Obesity
  38. Rickets
  39. Cross ventilation
  40. Differentiate between sullage and sewage
  41. Objectives of family planning
  42. Growth rate
  43. At risk infants
  44. Antenatal home visits
  45. Cold chain system
  46. Menstrual problems and care
  47. Define mental health
  48. Define epidemiology
  49. Couple protection rate
  50. Aims of sex education
  51. Scope of family planning services
  52. Male pill
  53. ASHA
  54. Density of population
  55. Sex ratio
  56. Birth rate
  57. Net reproduction rate
  58. Target couples
  59. Maternal mortality rate
  60. Fertilization
  61. Safe period
  62. Thrush
  63. BCG vaccine
  64. Menstrual cycle
  65. Sex education
  66. Advantages of colostrums
  67. Disadvantages of nuclear family
  68. Safe and wholesome water
  69. Immunoglobulin
  70. Tubectomy
  71. Types of diabetes
  72. Epilepsy
  73. Trachoma
  74. Purchasing power
  75. Incubation period
  76. Spectrum of health
  77. Define mental health
  78. Define endemic
  79. List any four sexually transmitted disease
  80. Define infant mortality rate
  81. Define skeletal fluorosis
  82. List the methods of food preservation
  83. List any four respiratory infections
  84. Mention the types of immunity
  85. Define community health nursing
  86. Aims of family health service
  87. Birth rate
  88. Primary health centre
  89. Agent
  90. Quarantine
  91. Eligible couples
  92. Under five clinics
  93. BCG
  94. Laproscopy
  95. Supplementary feeding
  96. Eligible couple
  97. Role of a nurse in female welfare programme
  98. Neonatal tetanus
  99. Mala D
  100. Establishment of interpersonal relationship
  101. Importances of exercises
  102. Steps of nursing care plan
  103. Community health
  104. Records and reports
  105. Iatrogenic infection
  106. Net reproduction rate
  107. Xerophthalmia
  108. Anthropometric measurements
  109. Host
  110. Vector borne diseases


Community health nursing CHN - i IMPORTANT QUESTIONS