Table 1

Diseases/conditions and their frequency in discharge summaries (10 times or greater) that were absent in the National Medical Practitioners Qualifying Examination for the fiscal year 2016

DiseaseFrequency
Hip fracture74
Knee osteoarthritis45
Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation45
Lacunar infarction35
Acute cholecystitis33
Acute bronchitis33
Bacteraemia21
Putamen haemorrhage18
Cancer pain17
Alcoholic cirrhosis16
Renal anaemia14
Pseudogout14
Infectious enteritis12
Cholangiocarcinoma11
Cellulitis11
Neurogenic bladder11
Internal carotid artery stenosis11
Clavicle fracture11
Sick sinus syndrome10
Hypoxic encephalopathy10