GNM FUNDAMENTAL NURSING QUESTION PAPER

MODEL QUESTIONS.
1 st Year PAPER-III (GNM EXAM)
Fundamentals of Nursing
(including First Aid and Personal Hygiene)
Time – 3 Hrs Full marks – 75
Answer All Questions
Q.1 (2+6+7)
a. Define Hospital.
b. Clarify Hospitals.
c. Describe the functions of a Hospital.
Or
a. Define burn. (2+6+7)
b. What is ‘Wallace Rule of Nine’
c. How will you manage and treat a burn patient?
Q.2 (2+5+8)
a. Define Fever.
b. Enlist the types of fever.
c. How will you manage and treat a patient suffering from fever?
Or
(5+5+5)
a. Clarify hemorrhage.

b. What are the clinical features of hemorrhage?
c. Differentiate between haematem esis and haemoptysis.
Q.3 Write short notes on any 3. (3X5 = 15)
a. Ethics of nursing.
b. Record.
c. Mentally healthy person.
d. Barrier Nursing.
e. Cross infection.
Q.4 A. Mark “ True” or “False” against each sentence. (1X10=10)
a. Florence Nightangle was born on 17 th May 1852.
b. Foot end of bed is nursed in treatment of shock patient.
c. Fluid loss from the body is called Hydration.
d. Green stick fracture is seen in elderly people.
e. Normal urine is denser than water.
f. A test tube should be fully filled for testing of albumin.
g. Aristotle is founder of Modern Nursing.
h. Enema is given in left lateral position.
i. Hands should be washed with soap and w ater only after each procedure.
j. Back rest is provided to cardiac patients.
B. Fill in the blanks. (1X5=5)
a. A percussion hammer is used to check the __________.
b. Acetic acid is used when testing urine for the presence of __________.
c. A tepid sponging is given to reduce __________.
d. An unconscious patient should be nursed in _______position.
e. While applying Capline bandage, a nurse should stand in front of the patient.
Q.4 A. As a nursing personnel what are your roles and responsibilities in the following situations? (2X5=10)
a. A person drowned in river.
b. A lady asphyxiated.
c. A diabetic having hypoglycaemia.
d. An unconscious individual.
e. Blunt injury to the abdomen.
B. Write the full form of abbreviations (1X5=5)
T.D.S.
A.C.
Oz.
C.C.
Q.I.D.