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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 later interviews with a patient should delve more deeply into the _________ of the patient so as to discern the best possible treatment.
2. One researcher describes the presence of __________ work patterns during some migraine events.
3. Sacks says that people with fewer than ________ events per year is in need of less extensive interviews than others.
4. Throughout time, there have been theories about the contractions of _________ and how this might relate to migraines.
5. More ________ hallucinations can not be created in the lab setting, according to Sacks and his research.
Short Answer Questions
1. Sacks also suggests that __________ not be overlooked as a possible treatment for the pain of migraines.
2. When a patient realizes he will have less pain when he fights off a severe attack, he is more likely to choose to undergo a brief bout of ___________.
3. There are _____ and transitional attacks of migraines which can make it difficult for a doctor or researcher to decide on a diagnosis of migraine.
4. What is the name of the migraine medication that is delivered in very large doses at the start of a migraine?
5. In some cases, all three of the possible hallucinations can be seen during a single migraine ________, according to the author.
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the three categories of hallucinosis, according to the last section of the book?
2. What does Sacks have to say about patients who have to face chronic migraines in their lives?
3. Where did Ralph Siegel, PhD work when he co-authored the last chapter with Oliver Sacks, according to the footnote?
4. What happens when Sacks has a patient who will only agree to be treated with medications for their migraines?
5. Why was Lashley mostly dismissed by his contemporaries in the migraine research field, according to the last section of this book?
6. What are the two categories of hallucinations that are most often attributed to migraine experiences?
7. What did Airy believe that migraine hallucinations allowed a person to do as a result of their appearance?
8. What happens when systems are open to the environment around them, versus those systems which are closed?
9. What determines the frequency with which a doctor should see their migraine patients?
10. What can happen with a geometrical ornamental structure, according to Fluver in this section?
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