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Cultural syndrome of rage, violence, self-injury, amnesia to the events

Amok

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Most prominent sx of amphetamine use

paranoia

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orbitofrontal lesions

profane, irritable, irresponsible

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medial frontal lesions

apathy, limited speech and movement

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left frontal lesions

depression

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right frontal lesions

mania

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who developed separation-individuation

Mahler

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MAO-A breaks down...

serotonin, NE, dopamine

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MAO-B breaks down

dopamine

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reversible MAO-A inhibitors

selegiline and moclobemide

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preventing onset of dz

primary prevention

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identify dz and promptly treat

secondary prevention

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reducing deficits caused by illness

tertiary prevention

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Lambert eaton antibodies

against voltage gated Ca channels

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Gerstmann's syndrome

left angular gyrus: acalculia, agraphia, R-L confusion, finger agnosia

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cluster HA occur...

at night, and more common in males

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increase TCA levels

antipsychotics and ritalin

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PTSD dx criteria

1 intrusion sx, 1 avoidance, 2 arousal, 2 neg cognitions

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Premack's principle

high frequency behavior can reinforce low frequency behavior

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how long does ECT sz need to last

25 sec

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Not generally effects of ECT

delirium, HTN

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criteria for cyclothymic disorder

hypomania + sub threshold depression x 2 years

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effects of cocaine on dopamine

increases dopamine in mesocortical + limbic; decreases in corpus striatum

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__% of bipolar pts have SUD

60

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projective identification first described by

Otto Kernberg

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actus reus

voluntary conduct

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mens rea

evil intent

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glossolalia

unintelligible jargon that has meaning to speaker only

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dread of pain

algophobia

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suicide rate in SCZ

10%

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long term outcome in SCZ determined by

cognitive sx

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social phobia involves fear of

embarrassment

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avoidant personality disorder involves fear of

rejection

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how many pts with social anxiety meet criteria for MDD

1 out of 3

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pavor nocturnus

sleep terror disorder

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gender most common for sleep walking?

males

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dx of OSA

30 apneic episodes, lasting 10 sec or longer

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REM sleep behavior disorder treated with

clonazepam and carbamazepine

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% of DID pts meeting criteria for somatization?

40-60%

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gender most likely to have delirium

males

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decrease methadone levels (3 drugs)

phenytoin, St John's wort, dextromethorphan

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contraindications to bupropion (4)

seizure, anorexia, head trauma, use of MAOI in past 14 days

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drugs that decrease TCA levels (4)

lithium, ascorbic acid, barbiturates, primidone

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shortest half life of SSRI's

fluvoxamine - 15 hrs

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muscle biopsy - dermatomyositis

perifascicular atrophy and "ghost" fibers

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genetics of AD

Apo E4 (19); presenilin 1 (14), presenilin 2(1), and APP

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phenytoin SEs

hirsutism, gingival hypertrophy, cerebellar atrophy and ataxia

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normal age to tolerate mother's absence w/o distress

25 mos

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unique properties of ziprasidone

blocks reuptake of serotonin and NE

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dissociative amnesia

consists of localized or selective amnesia for a specific event (usually traumatic)