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1

what is the sensory supply of the auricle

lesser occipital nerve (C2)
auriculotemporal branch of mandibular nerve (V3)
great auricular nerve
facial
vagus

2

where is the pars flaccida

superiorly

3

where is the pars tensa

inferiorly

4

what is lorazepam

short acting benzodiazepine

5

what is temazepam

short acting benzodiazepine

6

how do benzos act

act allosterically on GABAa

sedation = alpha1
anxiolysis = a2 and 3

7

what is the competitive antagonist of benzodiazepines

flumazenil

8

what is the mechanism of tolerance

desensitisation of GABA receptors
sensitisation of NMDA receptors

9

what can sedative anxiolytics be used for

procedures
alcohol withdrawl
insomnia
anticonvulsant

10

what are SSRIs for

generalised anxiety disorder