June 2010 PAPER I 1. ARDS – definition, causes and approach to its management 2. Classify lupus nephritis and outline its management 3. Clinical presentation, diagnostic evaluation and management of “right ventricular infarction” 4. Etiology, clinical features and treatment of malignant neuroleptic syndrome 5. Clinical features and management of cardiogenic shock 6. Renij angiotensin system and its role in health and disease 7. Define anion gap. Enumerate causes of metabolic acidosis and mention algorithm for its management 8. Abdominal tuberculosis – types, clinical presentations and diagnostic evaluation 9. Etiological factors, pathophysiology, lab findings and treatment of disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) 10. What is parenteral nutrition? What are its hazards and significance in relation to various disorders?