Flashcards in Exam - Neuro Deck (6)
(4) Features of Parkinsonism
(5) features of Parkinsonian gait
–Reduced arm swing
–Enhanced resting tremor
–Shuffling, festinating gait
–En bloc turning
How do you test for dysphasia?
–No ifs, ands or buts
–One thing a nation must have to be rich and great is a large secure supply of wood
How do you test for Dysarthria?
–West Register Street, Royal Ulster Constabulary, British constitution
–Methodist Episcopal Church, statistical analysis
How can you differentiate issues of language-related problems?
•Distinguish dysphasia, dysarthria, dysphonia, (dysprosody)
•Handedness and hemispheric dominance for language
•Language: expression & reception (spoken & written), repetition and naming
–Fluent vs. non-fluent spontaneous speech