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Flashcards in Topics 2-4 Placebo Effect Deck (11):
1

The person with dementia may need to be exposed to the _______ ____ repeatedly for its use or salience to become incorporated into daily use.

memory cue

2

Sometimes people _______________ their feelings in order to understand them better.

compartmentalize

3

A _____ ___ is a diagram used to visually organize information.

mind map

4

A placebo is an _____ ___________; it has no pharmacologic or medical action.

inert substance

5

Not all drugs exert their ____________ _______ via receptor-mediated mechanisms.

pharmacologic actions

6

Recent research from Copenhagen has discovered why exercise has a ____________ _______ on cancer.

beneficial effect

7

Social cognition can be divided into several distinct processes, which involve many different ______ _______.

brain regions

8

The _______ relays sensory impulses from receptors in various parts of the body to the cerebral cortex.

thalamus

9

These slides show increase in activity in areas of the brain involved with the __________ ___ ____________ __ _____ .

processing and perception of pain

10

The physician may need to put an __ line in a central vein in the neck area.

IV

11

We’re going to start a very powerful ____-________ __________.

pain-relieving medication