RPSC(PHYSIOTHERAPY) SYLLABUS

RAJASTHAN PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION, AJMER
SYLLABUS FOR SCREENING TEST FOR THE POST OF
PHYSIOTHERAPIST
MEDICAL AND HEALTH DEPARTMENT

A) EXERCISE THERAPY

  • Basic Physics,
  • Massage,
  • Suspension Therapy,
  • Passive, Active, Assisted, Resisted Movement & Muscle Strength.
  • Muscle Assessment,
  • P.N.F.,
  • Joint movement,
  • Posture,
  • Coordination & Breathing exercise & Yoga,
  • Joint & Joint analysis.

B) ELECTROTHERAPY

  • Electrical fundamentals
  • Magnetic energy to valves & condensers,
  • Electro-diagnostic
  • therapeutic heat & cryotherapy.
  • High-frequency current – Treatment. SWD, US, Microwave,
  • Low frequency, IFT, TENS
  • Electromagnetic Agents, I.R.R., Low-intensity Laser, UV & Hydrocollatral.
  • Stimulative effect sensory & motor nerve activation. Muscle stimulation.

C) BIOMECHANICS & KINESIOLOGY

  • Kinetic aspect of Limb movements.
  • Biomechanics of gait.

D) PHYSIOTHERAPY in Orthopaedics conditions

  • Fracture, dislocation
  • Amputation.
  • Inflammatory conditions & deformity.
  • Operative procedures.
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Arthritis.
  • Paraplegic quadriplegia rehabilitation.

E) PHYSIOTHERAPY IN MEDICAL CONDITION

  • Disease of Respiratory System & Gastro Urinary Conditions
  • rheumatological conditions like Hemophilia connective tissue disease etc.
  • Infections diseases like Tetanus & Leprosy.
  • Peripheral vascular & heart diseases.
  • Polio myelitis cerebral – Palsy
  • Hemiplegia,
  • Parkinson’s,
  • Peripheral nerve diseases,
  • Sciatica,
  • Backache,
  • Bell’s palsy.
  • Cardiac rehabilitation.
  • Disease of Spinal Cord.
  • Demyelinating diseases like GBS.
  • Peripheral nerve disorders. Like Epilepsy, myasthenia gravis, motor neuron disease.

F) PHYSIOTHERAPY IN SURGICAL CONDITION

  • Role of Physiotherapy in surgery,
  • Chest Physiotherapy,
  • Postural drainage,
  • Physiotherapy in Post Cardio-thoracic vascular surgery.
  • Burns, Plastic surgery.
  • Neuro Surgical conditions with traumatic brain injuries & Spinal Cord Injuries.
  • Anti natal & post-natal physiotherapy and menopause.
  • Pre and post-operative physiotherapy – Management in Abdominal surgery & Herniorrhaphy, Radical mastectomy Thoractomy, Lobectomy, Open heart surgery. Cervical & Lumber spondylosis & Disc prolapse & Spinal surgery

G) CLINICAL REHABILITATION

  • Physiotherapy management, Upper and Lower extremities, Spinal Orthosis & prosthesis & prosthetic training.
  • Footwear modifications.
  • Jaipur foot.

Pattern of Question Papers :

  • Objective Type Paper.
  • Maximum Marks: 100
  • Number of Questions: 100
  • Duration of Paper: Two Hours.
  • All Questions carry equal marks.
  • There will be Negative Marking.

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Reference

Rajasthan Public Service Commission https://rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in/Static/Syllabus/FC61E07A-067A-475B-A132-22BF4A4E388F.pdf

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