A&P Key Terms 16 Neurological Exam

Author:

Access: Public

Start FlashCards Download PDF Key Terms Series Card Set

Get the best Algebra and trigonometry course in your pocket!

Key Terms PDF eBook: 
A&P Key Terms 16 Neurological Exam
Download The Neurological Exam Key Terms PDF eBook
82 Pages
2015
English US
Educational Materials



Sample Questions from the A&P Key Terms 16 Neurological Exam Key Terms

Question: aphasia

Choices:

loss of language function

Question: accommodation-convergence reflex

Choices:

coordination of somatic control of the medial rectus muscles of either eye with the parasympathetic control of the ciliary bodies to maintain focus while the eyes converge on visual stimuli near to the face

Question: clasp-knife response

Choices:

sign of UMN disease when a patient initially resists passive movement of a muscle but will quickly release to a lower state of resistance

Question: check reflex

Choices:

response to a release in resistance so that the contractions stop, or check, movement

Question: accommodation

Choices:

in vision, a change in the ability of the eye to focus on objects at different distances

Question: conduction aphasia

Choices:

loss of language function related to connecting the understanding of speech with the production of speech, without either specific function being lost

Question: cerebrocerebellum

Choices:

lateral regions of the cerebellum; named for the significant input from the cerebral cortex

Question: anterograde amnesia

Choices:

inability to form new memories from a particular time forward

Question: Babinski sign

Choices:

dorsiflexion of the foot with extension and splaying of the toes in response to the plantar reflex, normally suppressed by corticospinal input

Question: ataxia

Choices:

movement disorder related to damage of the cerebellum characterized by loss of coordination in voluntary movements

Question: conductive hearing

Choices:

hearing dependent on the conduction of vibrations of the tympanic membrane through the ossicles of the middle ear

Start FlashCards Download PDF Key Terms Series Card Set
Disclaimer:  This course does NOT provide the education or experience needed for the diagnosing or treating any medical condition, all site contents are provided as general information only and should not be taken as medical advice.
Source:  Human Body OpenStax College. Anatomy & Physiology, Download for free at http://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1-4eee-ab6e-3ef2482e3e22@7.25
Joanna Smithback
Start Quiz
Prateek Ashtikar
Start Quiz
Copy and paste the following HTML code into your website or blog.
<iframe src="https://www.jobilize.com/embed/anatomy-physiology-key-terms-neurological-exam" width="600" height="600" frameborder="0" marginwidth="0" marginheight="0" scrolling="yes" style="border:1px solid #CCC; border-width:1px 1px 0; margin-bottom:5px" allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen> </iframe>