Orthopaedic surgery

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Orthopaedic surgery
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  1. 12. Each of the following measures is commonly used in the treatment of chest injuries except:

    A. Intermittent positive pressure respiration
    B. Open reduction of fractured ribs
    C. Intercostal nerve block
    D. Epidural analgesia
    E. Tracheostomy
    B. Open reduction of fractured ribs
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. 30. Which of the following situations is most likely to occur after a large pulmonary embolism:

    A. High pulmonary venous pressure with pulmonary oedema
    B. Low systemic arterial and venous pressures
    C. High right ventricular pressure, with raised systemic venous pressure
    D. Low right atrial and central venous pressures
    E. High left atrial pressure, with functional mitral valve incompetence
    C. High right ventricular pressure, with raised systemic venous pressure
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. 32. Which of the following statements about cervical ribs is the most correct:

    A. They are the commonest cause of subclavian vein thrombosis
    B. The C8/T1 trunk of the brachial plexus passes immediately below the rib.
    C. They are a common cause of Raynaud’s disease
    D. They are usually incidental radiological findings
    E. They represent an extension of the transverse process of C8
    D. They are usually incidental radiological findings
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. 41. Leakage of clear fluid from the anterior nares after a head injury is associated with fracture of:

    A. Cribriform plate of ethmoid
    B. Nasal bones
    C. Temporal bone
    D. Basisphenoid
    E. Maxilla
    A. Cribriform plate of ethmoid
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. 42. When testing for injury to the ulnar nerve at the elbow which of the following signs is not compatible with complete division of the nerve:

    A. Atrophy of the hypothenar eminence
    B. Loss of adduction of the ring and little fingers
    C. Loss of sensation in the ring and little fingers
    D. Ulnar deviation of the hand
    E. Hyperextension of the metacarpophalangeal joints of the ring and little fingers
    D. Ulnar deviation of the hand
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. 43. Which of the following fractured facial bones is most commonly associated with a trigeminal nerve deficit:

    A. Zygoma
    B. Ethmoid
    C. Maxilla
    D. Mandible
    E. Nasal
    C. Maxilla
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. 45. A patient has sustained a deep laceration above the elbow. He is unable to extend the proximal interphalangeal joints of the 4th and 5th digit and has anaesthesia of the dorsal aspect of his index finger. Which of the following nerves has been injured:

    A. Ulnar nerve
    B. Median nerve
    C. Combination of A and B
    D. Radial nerve
    E. Musculo-cutaneous nerve
    D. Radial nerve
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. 51. Each of the following conditions is associated with Paget's disease of bone except:

    A. Deafness
    B. Pathological fracture
    C. Acute pancreatitis
    D. Bone sarcoma
    E. Heart failure
    C. Acute pancreatitis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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