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Neurological, Neuromuscular & Structural Impairments Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. _____ is a neurodegenerative condition affecting children, causing paralysis and death by the age of 4 and 5.

Question 2 2. Mr Johnson, aged 45 years, went to see his doctor with complaints of involuntary jerking. He also observed that he was no longer able to learn new things and had depressive tendencies. His doctor diagnosed a genetic disorder. Name the disease which is mostly likely to be associated with the symptoms presented by Mr Johnson.

Question 3 3. How are genes affected in Down Syndrome?

Question 4 4. Why is anemia a symptom of sickle-cell disease?

Question 5 5. In a synapse between a neuron and a muscle cell, the neuron sending the transmission is the _____, while the muscle is receiving the transmission is referred to as the _____.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is a neuromuscular disease resulting from destruction of the acetylcholine receptor?

Question 7 7. Neostigmine is a drug that acts by inhibiting acetylcholinesterase. Which of the following would be a likely side effect of this drug?

Question 8 8. Consider a drug that inhibits the acetylcholine receptor in the neuromuscular junction. Which of the following would be a likely side effect of this drug?

Question 9 9. A condition that affects the health, function, and even structure of a person's nervous system is known as a:

Question 10 10. Which of the following are potential causes of neurological disorders?

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Question 11 11. The insulation surrounding a neuron is called:

Question 12 12. The nervous system is directly most responsible for (choose the most appropriate answer):

Question 13 13. Organic brain disorders can be linked to which of the following diseases?

Question 14 14. Jeff is out playing in the park with friends one afternoon when a baseball flying through the air strikes him hard on the side of the head. Fortunately, he survives due to quick medical treatment and surgery. What could be a possible long-term impact of sustaining this type of injury?

Question 15 15. What is a type of psychological issue caused by damage to the brain?

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Question 16 16. Besides brain trauma, what is another common cause of organic disorders?

Question 17 17. A common neurological disorder where a blood clot results in improper oxygen delivery to the brain is known as a(n):

Question 18 18. A group of symptoms that point to a decline in a person's mental ability such that it interferes with their normal daily life and function is called:

Question 19 19. Inflammation of the brain is known as:

Question 20 20. Stroke may lead to a problem where recurrent seizures occurs, this is termed:

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Question 21 21. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 22 22. Which of the statements regarding the treatment of sensory integration disorder is NOT true?

Question 23 23. What is sensory integration?

Question 24 24. What is sensory integration disorder?

Question 25 25. Which of these is NOT an area of limitations that might be included in a severe disability?

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Question 26 26. In what way should students with severe disabilities participate in the school curriculum?

Question 27 27. What is the legal requirement for educating students with severe disabilities?

Question 28 28. Which of the following people might work with a student with severe disabilities?

Question 29 29.

A genetic disorder X can be inherited, predisposed to, or developed with initially healthy genes due to things like sunlight exposure, smoking, or viruses.

Identify X.

Question 30 30. Which of the following ions stimulates neurotransmitter secretion?

Neurological, Neuromuscular & Structural Impairments Chapter Exam Instructions

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