Every year, the UPSC conducts the Combined Medical Services Examination (CMSE) to shortlist the candidates for medical officer posts. On average, more than three lakh candidates register for the examination. And when it comes to UPSC CMS preparation, the first step should be finding the syllabus and Exam pattern. The second step is to get the best UPSC CMS study material and books.
So, to help you with this problem, we have provided the best bunch of books for the upcoming UPSC CMS exam in 2020. These books are recommended by our top experts and will help you to score good marks in this exam. So, here are the best UPSC CMS Books 2020 for both paper I and paper II preparations.
Cariology, Tropical medicine, Respiratory Diseases, Snake Byte, Gastro-Intestinal, Common Poisoning, Gastro Urinary, Emergency Medicine, Neurology, General, Haematology, Psychiatry, Endocrinology, Musculoskeletal system, Metabolic disorders, Disease of skin, Infections/Communicable Diseases ( a)Virus, b)Rickets c)Bacterial, d)Spirochetal, e)Protozoan, f)Metazoan, g)Fungus), Nutrition/ Growth, Emphasis on medical procedures, Critical Care Medicine, Pathophysiological basis of diseases, Vitamin deficiency.
Common childhood Emergencies, National programmes related to child Health, Basic Newborn Care, Accidents and poisonings in children, Normal Developmental Milestone, Recognizing children with special needs and management, Birth Defects and counselling, Immunity in children.
As you know, there are two sections in Paper I namely General Medicine and Pediatrics. So, you have to prepare for Paper I as per the topics given in the UPSC CMS Syllabus 2020. Here are the books which will help you score a good grade out of 250 marks in this paper I.
|Human Embryology||Inderbir Singh|
|Pathologic Basis of Disease||Robbins|
|Textbook of Pathology||Harsh Mohan|
|Essentials of Forensic medicine and Toxicology||Dr. K S Narayan Reddy|
|Preventive and Social Medicine||K Park|
|Elsevier Comprehensive Guide to Combined Medical Services||Rajeev Kumar(Elsevier India)|
|Rapid Digest UPSC Combined Medical Services Examination||N/A|
|CBS Combined Medical Services UPSC Entrance Examination Paperback||M. S. Bhatia|
Urological surgery, NeurosurgeryAnesthesiology, Orthopaedic Surgery, General Surgery, (Wounds, Infections, Tumors, blood vessels, .Breast, Head and neck, .Liver, bile, pancreas, Spleen, .Abdominal wall and injuries, Sinuses/Cysts, Alimentary Tract), Otorhinolaryngology ENT, Diagnosis and management of common surgical ailments, Wound Healing, Preoperative care of Surgical Patients, Shock patio-physiology and management, Thoracic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Medicolegal and ethical issues of surgery, And other subtopics.
Ante-natal conditions, Post -Natal condition, Antenatal conditions, Management of complicated and normal labours.
Applied Anatomy, Uterus, Physiology of menstruation and fertilization, Neoplasma in Genital Tract, Normal and safe delivery practices, Displacement of the uterus, Abortions, High-Risk Pregnancy and management, Medicology examination in body and gynae including rape, Infection in the Genital Tract.
Conventional contraceptives, Medical Termination of pregnancy, UD and oral pills, The operative procedure, sterilization and organization of programmes
Social and Community Medicine, Knowledge of maternal and child wellness, Concept of health, disease and preventive Medicine, Management of common health programmes, General Epidemiology, National Programmes,
Demography and Health Statistics, Maternal and Child Health, Communicable Diseases, Medical Sociology And Health Education, Environmental Health, International Health, Genetics and Health, Occupational diseases, Nutrition and Health, Non-communicable Diseases
The UPSC will conduct Paper-II for a weightage of 250 marks. Therefore, you have to study various topics given in the UPSC CMS Paper II syllabus. In paper II, there are sections such as General Surgery, Gynaecology & Obstetrics, and Preventive social & community medicine. Here are the books which are best suited for the preparation of these above-mentioned subjects:
|Illustrated Synopsis of Dermatology and Sexually Transmitted Diseases||Dr. Neena Khanna|
|Clinical Methods in Medicine||Chugh|
|Practical Aspects of Pediatrics||Dr. Mayoor K Chheda|
|Medicine: Prep Manual for Undergraduates||Aggarwal Praveen & George K. Mathew|
|Emergency Medicine||S N Chugh|
Here, we have listed the detailed syllabus and the various important books for the upcoming UPSC CMS exam in 2020. You may also find the UPSC CMS Books pdf on the internet for your preparations. you should start your exam preparations today. Check UPSC CMS 2020 Preparation Tips and Strategies
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.