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APPENDIX IV
EVALUATION QUESTIONNAIRE FOR PRIMARY HEALTH CENTRE DOCTORS
'HEALTH CARE OF THE RURAL AGED'
Time: 2 Hours
Given below are multiple choice questions, please tick the correct answer :
1. The prevalence of affective disorders
(a) decreases with ageing
(b) increases with ageing
(c) is unaltered with ageing
(d) is virtually unknown in elderly
 
2. Mania is a condition in which
(a) patient is pathologically happy
(b) He is energetic and hyperactive
(c) Both of the above
(d) None of the above
 
3. Depression in the elderly is not recognised easily because
(a) It is not disturbing in nature
(b) Whatever that occurs in elderly is attributed to old age
(c) Relatives are not interested in them
(d) All of the above
 
4. The basic disturbance in manic depressive psychosis is in
(a) the affect
(b) the sleep
(c) the appetite
(d) the thought processes
 
5. In Bipolar affective illnesses
(a) Mania and depression occur
(b) two episodes of mania occur
(c) There are two depressive episodes
(d) Both mania and depressive episodes are mixed
 
6. The serious complication of depression is
(a) homicide
(b) violent behaviour
(c) lack of social inhibition
(d) suicide
 
7. Hallucination is
(a) a disorder of brain cells
(b) false sensory interpretation
(c) sensory perception in the absence of stimuli
(d) false, fixed, morbid belief
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