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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The simplest of __________ can be created in the clinical setting, according to Sacks' findings and research.
2. Symptomatic drugs include _________, according to the treatment methods and history of Sacks.
(d) Herbal drugs.
3. The ________ with which the patient should be seen depends on the tendency toward the migraines, according to Sacks.
4. The intensity of pain of a migraine might be relieved by manual __________ of the arteries which are being affected.
5. The intensity of the pain of a migraine is directly related to the dilation of the _________ arteries in the head, according to research.
Short Answer Questions
1. Sometimes the hallucination events happen in a __________ order, with fewer patients experiencing the third category.
2. Sometimes, ______ management strategies are necessary in order to prevent and to manage migraines, according to Sacks.
3. Sacks says that there are some patients who will not allow him to treat them in any other way, he will only treat patients in 'the only way they ________.'
4. In some cases, all three of the possible hallucinations can be seen during a single migraine ________, according to the author.
5. Sometimes leaps in ______ analysis are not able to give researchers clear and definitive answers.
Short Essay Questions
1. What are some of the polygons that migraine patients have reported seeing as a part of their auras or hallucinations?
2. What does Sacks say becomes an important part of the study of migraines, according to this section of the book?
3. What are the three categories of hallucinosis, according to the last section of the book?
4. What is the discovery that Lashely makes about the process of his own migraine scotomata?
5. What determines the frequency with which a doctor should see their migraine patients?
6. What kind of patient only needs to have a few appointments with their physician each year?
7. What does Sacks have to say about patients who have to face chronic migraines in their lives?
8. What does Sacks point out as causing complications in terms of finding accurate and consistent diagnoses?
9. How does Sacks recommend a patient with nausea deal with their medication ingestion to ensure pain relief?
10. What affects at least ten percent of the population, so many people that they have attracted attention and curiosity since the beginning of time?
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