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relationship between Ach and aggression

increases aggression

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prevalence of Alzheimer's after age 85

20-40%

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gender with greater prevalence for Alzheimer's?

women

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how does 2-PAM work in organophosphate poisoning

pralidoxime accelerates reactivate of the inhibited AchE; atropin counteracts muscarinic effects

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biomarker for pathological gambling?

decreased MHPG levels; decreased platelet MAO activity

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pregnancy class of benzos?

D

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sleepwalking and sleep terrors - which stage of sleep?

slow wave sleep

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animal studies: no risk. No human studies available.

class B

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animal studies: risk. No human studies available

class C

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essential tremor prevalence

higher in men and whites

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essential tremor tx

primidone and beta blockers; rare: stereotactic thalamotomy

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demyelination of corpus callous in alcoholics

Marchiafava Bignami dz

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tuberoinfundibular

hypothalamus to anterior pituitary

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nigrostriatal

substantia nigra to basal ganglia

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mesocortial

VTA to frontal cortex

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mesolimbic

VTA to nucleus accumbens

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tx for stiff person syndrome

diazepam

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SSRIs with most intense GI sx

sertraline and fluvoxamine (5-HT3)

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person who defined five personality types of Western society

Fromm

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person who coined term self actualization

Kurt Goldstein

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person who studied object relations and borderline personality

Otto Kernberg

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risk of fetal alcohol syndrome for drinking mothers?

33%

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best known for his work on the interpersonal theory (relationships) over drives

Harry Stack Sullivan

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blended genetic model with influence of social environment

Adolf Meyer

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family theorist: psychoeducational

Carol Anderson and William McFarlane

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family theorist: behavioral

Robert Liberman and Lawrence Weathers

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family theorist: narrative

Michael White and David Epston

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family theorist: systemic

Mara Selvini Palazolli and Luigi Boscolo

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SSRI most likely to cause sedation

paroxetine

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SSRI most likely to causes EPS

sertraline

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how long do tics last in Tourette's?

1 year (and onset before 18)

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Lambert Eaton assoc with this

small cell lung CA

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which problem is associated with conduction aphasia

lesion of internal arcuate fasciculus

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lateral geniculate nucleus

visual/retina

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ventral posteromedial nucleus

face sensory

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ventral posterolateral nucleus

leg and arm sensory

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ventral lateral nucleus

cerebellar

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medical geniculate nucleus

auditory

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who developed therapy where doc is a critic?

Davanloo

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who developed therapy where doc is a teacher

Sifneos

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who developed therapy where therapist acts as a doctor

Malan

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who developed therapy where therapist acts as an empathic helper

Mann

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dx criteria for bulimia

binging 1x/week x 3 months

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part of brain for sensory integration

parietal lobes

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topiramate MOA

GABA-A agonist

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length of time assoc with delusional disorder

1 month

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FDA approved for social phobia

paroxetine, sertraline, venlafaxine XR

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ego psychology

Anna Freud

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transpersonal psychology

Carl Jung

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separation anxiety disorder (how long in children vs adults?)

children: 4 wks; adults: 6 months