Subject wise Study of FCPS Part 1


Subject wise study!!!! hope it will help you guys.
ab koi yeh nah pochey thorax me kya kerna he. sabbb likhaaa he. read it.
By Dr Maryam Malik

Anatomy head n neck
1. Skeletal parts
a. All foramina with contents
b. Infratemporal and temporal fossa
c. Pterygopalatine fossa
d. Petrtympanic fissure
e. 3 Crainal fossas
f. Typical and atypical vertebrae
g. Hyoid bone
h. Mandible

2. Vessels
a. All branches of int+ext carotid
b. Maxillary artery all 3 parts
c. Subclavian artery all 3 parts
d. Origin of vessels from arch of aorta, difference of left and right side vessels
e. Facial artery and its course
f. Vessels of thyroid
g. Retromandibular vein

3. Nerves
a. Facial nerve (in full detail)
b. Trigeminal nerve (in full detail)
c. Rest cranial nerves
d. Plexuses, brachial and cervical
e. Symp and parasymp supply to head and neck

4. Soft tissue morphology
a. Facial spaces, study clinically, their importance.
i. Masseteric
ii. Buccal
iii. Submandibular
iv. Infratemporal

b. Nose
i. Walls
ii. Openings in lateral wall
iii. Nerve and vessels
iv. Cartilages
v. Clinical questions
1. Sneeze reflex
2. Adenoids
3. Epistaxis

c. Pharynx
i. Walls
ii. Opening between contrictors
iii. Nerve and vessels
iv. Waldeyers ring
v. Clinical questions
1. Swallowing reflex
2. Retropharyngeal space

d. Larynx
i. Cartilages
ii. Membranes
iii. Muscles
iv. Nerve and vessels
v. Clinical questions
1. Hoarseness of voice
2. Opening and closing of vocal cords
3. Differnce between male and female larynx
4. Cricothyrodectomy and tracheostomy

e. Ear
i. Pinna
1. Nerve supply
2. Gross structure
ii. External acoustic meatus
1. Bone / cartilage
2. Path
iii. Ear drum
1. Nerve supply
2. Gross features
3. Relation to chorda tympani
4. Surgical incison
iv. Ossicles
v. Middle ear
1. Walls
2. Antrum
3. Tympanic plexus
4. Facial nerve
5. Inner ear
6. Gross features of membranous and bony labyrinth

f. Eye
i. Muscles
ii. Ligaments
iii. Bony walls + margins
iv. Lacrimal apparatus
v. Nerve and vessels
vi. Brief internal structure of eye
vii. Clinical questions
1. Whitman’s tubercle
2. Eye movements
3. Blink reflex
4. Horner’s syndrome
5. Chalazion and stye
6. Artery scene in opthalmoscopy

g. Oral cavity
i. Tongue
1. Frena
2. Papila
3. Taste buds
4. Muscles
5. Nerve and vessels
ii. Salivary glands
1. Position and relations
2. Openings
3. Ducts
iii. Palate
1. Nerve and vessels (very impotant)
iv. Lingual nerve
v. Tonsils
vi. Clinical questions
1. Taste areas
2. Damage to lingual nerve
3. Nerve and blood supply of all teeth

h. Thyroid
i. Relations
ii. Nerve and vessels

i. Parotid
i. Relations
ii. Nerve and vessels (very impotant)


j. Neck

i. Triangles
ii. Muscles
iii. Fascia
iv. Nerve and vessels
v. Cervical rib?
vi. Torticulus
vii. Postion of structures with respect to vertebrae
1. Carotid bifurcation
2. Cricothyroid membrane
3. Angle of mandible

k. Scalp
i. Layers
ii. Muscles
iii. Nerve and vessels
iv. Why wound gapes in scalp?

l. Lymphatic system
i. Major nodes
ii. Areas drained
iii. Dangerous area
Anatomy thorax
1. Divsion of mediastenum
2. Ribs, scapula
3. Nerves and vessels esp. Between ribs
4. Heart
a. Blood supply
b. Gross
c. Conduction system
5. Diaphragm
a. Attachments
b. Openings
6. Vagus nerve

1. Surface and glandular epithelium
2. Lymph node,spleen, thymus
3. Main features of pitutary and adrenal
4. Cartilages and Bone esp its haversian system
5. Muscle
6. Organelles
7. Meiosis mitosis

NBDE histology and high yield tables with mcqs more thn enough for histology

General anatomy
1. Muscles
2. Bones
3. Joints

1. 0 day to 4th week full detail
2. Gametogenesis
3. Chromosomal abberations
4. Head and neck embrology (in detail)
5. Menstrual cycle
6. Important questions
a. Somites
b. 3 layer derivatives(very imp)
c. Congenital anomalies
d. Summary of all weeks

Neuro anataomy
1. Spinal tracts
a. Do tables only
b. Main function
2. Cranial nerves
a. Origion
b. Nuclei
c. Lesions
d. Nerve testing
3. Blood supply
a. In full detail
b. Haemmorhage
i. Subdural epidural and arachanoid
c. Stroke atrtery (most common)
d. Aneurysms
e. Circles of willis
f. Distribution of arteries
4. Meninges
a. Nerve and vessels
b. Layers
c. Dural sinuses
d. Pain nerve for meninges
e. Leptomeninges
f. Csf production and flow
g. Meningitis
h. Ventricles (no need to do boundaries in detail)
5. Midbrain
a. All sections and nerves originating from it
b. Brief gross anatomy
6. Cerebral cortex
a. Brief reading of cross section
b. Gyri and sulci
c. Wernicks and broca areas (search internet, book is insufficient)
d. Brief study of fibers
7. Hypothalamus
a. All functions of nuclei
8. General neuro
a. Types of nerves
i. According to function
ii. According to size
b. Types of receptors
c. Synapses
d. Nerve damage
e. Neuro muscular and neuro tendon junction
f. Myelination

1. Each and every word of BRS

2. Important chapters are blood, CVS and endocrinology.

1. Injury to cell (full detail)
a. All types of injury
b. Disorders of growth (atrophy hyper dysplasia etc.)
2. Regeneration and Repair (full detail)
3. Inflamation (full detail)
a. Inflamatory mediators
b. Steps of inflamation
c. Diffrnce of chronic and acute
4. Haemodynamics
a. Each and every single word is important
5. CVS
a. Thrombosis
b. Emobolism
c. Infarction
d. Shock
e. Edema
f. Infiltrates
6. Neoplasia

b. Imp topics
i. Carcinogenesis
ii. Oncogenes and protooncogenes
iii. Immune surveillance
iv. Classification
v. Metastasis
7. Immune system

8. Routine test
a. Blood cp
b. Urine re
c. Glucose, urea, creatinine test
d. Liver test
9. Environmental pathology from brs
Rabia Ali mcqs

1. CNS
a. Every topic should be done in impossible detail
b. Almost 50% question from CNS
c. Imp topics
i. GA
ii. LA( my notes on anesthesia)
iii. Sedatives
iv. Anti Epileptics
2. ANS
a. Second most topic
b. All classification and drug by drug study
3. General pharmacology, CVS, AntiMicrobes

4. Adverse reactions and drug interactions
1. Classification of lipids, carbs and proteins
2. Metabolism and disorders of lipids, carbs and proteins from NBDE
3. Basic biochemistry
a. Names of impotant cardiac and liver enzymes

Dental Materials
maccabe and VJ + Dentogist mcqs

Important Chapters of Maccabe (Dental Material)
1 ,2 ,3 ,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,13,16,17,18,19,21,22,24,28,29
Just give 2 reads and thn practice Vijay Partab mcqs. Must!!!! Key to success
After that Rabia ali n dentogist

2. Imp topics
a. Dentine enamel and cementum
b. Epithelium
c. Periodontium
d. Pulp
e. Eruption timings and disorders
Oral pathology
correlate with past paper mcqs (MCQs Pool by Dr Jahangir khan) ,Mcqs of all books rabia ali , murad, dentogist.

–> NBDE must do!!
–> MCQs Pool by Dr Jahangir khan must do!!
–>Asim n shoaib medicine n surgery, rabia ali.
–> Dentistry section of rabia ali , murad, dentogist.
–> Remember read theory and solve mcqs side by side, half day book half day mcqs!!!

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