Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
Afterlife

EMIs from Autumn 2007

4 posts in this topic

Folks, let us solve these EMIs one by one

http://www.mrcpsychrevisionwiki.org/wiki/index.php?title=Paper_3_%28Part2%29_EMIs

EMIs Autumn 2007

EMI 1

Theme: Sleep disorders

Options:

A. Circadian rhythm sleep disorder

B. Shift work sleep disorder

C. Narcolepsy

D. Obstructive sleep apnoea

E. Limb movement disorder

F. Somnambulism

G. Delayed sleep phase syndrome

Select 1 option in all questions below

1. A 25 year old female falls asleep in the daytime and loses her balance with cataplexy

2. A 40 year old obese man complains of cough during the night.

3. A 30 year old man has been depressed and is prescribed by his GP flupenthixol tablets. He later comes back to the GP complaining of sleep disturbance and fatigue in the daytime.

EMI 2: Theme Drug use

Options:

A. Alcohol

B. Amphetamines

C. Cocaïne

D. Volatile substances

F. Benzodiazepines

G. Magic mushrooms

H. Caffeine

I. Cannabis

J. Phencyclidine

1. A 17 year old man with a 2 year history of drug abuse went on an all night party and presented to A & E with dilated pupils, tachycardia, tremors and sweating – (Select 2 options)

2. A 19 year old factory worker with a history of various illicit drugs presented to A & E. He said he had a bad trip and on examination he has dilated pupils, tremors and sweating – (Select 2 options)

3. A 20 year old man presented to A & E with tachycardia, sweating, tremors and increase in muscle tone, history of 2 seizures. He has a history of substance use – (Select 2 options)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

EMI 1

Theme: Sleep disorders

Options:

A. Circadian rhythm sleep disorder

B. Shift work sleep disorder

C. Narcolepsy

D. Obstructive sleep apnoea

E. Limb movement disorder

F. Somnambulism

G. Delayed sleep phase syndrome

Select one option in all questions below

1. A 25 year old female falls asleep in the daytime and loses her balance with cataplexy

C. Narcolepsy

2. A 40 year old obese man complains of cough during the night.

D. Obstructive Sleep apnoea

3. A 30 year old man has been depressed and is prescribed by his GP flupenthixol tablets. He later comes back to the GP complaining of sleep disturbance and fatigue in the daytime.

G. Delayed sleep phase syndrome

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

http://www.mrcpsychrevisionwiki.org/wiki/index.php?title=Paper_3_%28Part2%29_EMIs

EMI 2: Theme Drug use

Options:

A. Alcohol

B. Amphetamines

C. Cocaïne

D. Volatile substances

F. Benzodiazepines

G. Magic mushrooms

H. Caffeine

I. Cannabis

J. Phencyclidine

1. A 17 year old man with a 2 year history of drug abuse went on an all night party and presented to A & E with dilated pupils, tachycardia, tremors and sweating – (Select 2 options)

2. A 19 year old factory worker with a history of various illicit drugs presented to A & E. He said he had a bad trip and on examination he has dilated pupils, tremors and sweating – (Select 2 options)

3. A 20 year old man presented to A & E with tachycardia, sweating, tremors and increase in muscle tone, history of 2 seizures. He has a history of substance use – (Select 2 options)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

EMI 2

Theme: Drug use

Options:

A. Alcohol

B. Amphetamines

C. Cocaïne

D. Volatile substances

F. Benzodiazepines

G. Magic mushrooms

H. Caffeine

I. Cannabis

J. Phencyclidine

1. A 17 year old man with a 2 year history of drug abuse went on an all night party and presented to A & E with dilated pupils, tachycardia, tremors and sweating – (Select 2 options)

B. Amphetamines H. Caffeine

http://www.emedicine.com/emerg/topic23.htm (Diaphoresis)

2. A 19 year old factory worker with a history of various illicit drugs presented to A & E. He said he had a bad trip and on examination he has dilated pupils, tremors and sweating – (Select 2 options)

G. Magic mushrooms

J. Phencyclidine

Ref. Puri and Hall p. 362

A 20 year old man presented to A & E with tachycardia, sweating, tremors and increase in muscle tone, history of 2 seizures. He has a history of substance use – (Select 2 options)

A. Alcohol

F. Benzodiazepines

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0