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rx for barbiturate overdose?
hco3, dialysis, charcoal
ischemia to what causes facial paralysis, deafness, tinnitus, nystagmus, vertigo with intact motor?
loss of pain and temp contralateral body, ipsilateral loss of pain and temp of face, and cerebellar ataxia, cause?
- cranial nerves, 8,9,10,11,12
why would meningitis cause hyponatremia?
any cns lesion causes siadh---hyponatremia
rx for prophylaxis against n. meningitidis and h. influenza?
how do you give amphotericin for fungal meningitis?
dx of viral meningitis?
viral antigen panel
where do you culture from when you suspect poliomyelitis?
mouth or rectum
which animals are at risk for carrying rabies?
what headache is caused by estrogen?
ergot drugs are not given to what ppl?
- pregnant patients
what blood drug should be given after a first TIA?
TIA due to a fib/?
TIA + cad?
Repeat TIA while on aspirin
what needs to be started aftera stroke?
how are pseudotumor cerebri and normal pressure hydrocephalus related?
- their ct and Lp finding are totally reversed
- ct is normal and lp has high pressure in ptc
- ct shows enlarged verntricles and normal lp pressure in nph
withdrawal from what meds can give seizures?
what seizure invovles the temporal region?
drug used for prophylaxis against status epilepticus?
drug used for acute?
which drugs are associated with blood dyscrasia
what markers are for neural tube defects?
- alpha feto protein
spastic cerebral palsy is caused by a lesion where/?
- pyramidal tracts
- extrapyramidal tracts-
what antibiotic causes serotonin syndrome?
difference between serotonin syndrome and nms?
serotonin has myoclonus and is fast
nms--has rigidity and is slow in onset
what ssri causes serotoning withdrawal syndorme
drugs for lithium?
rx for rapid cycler bipolar?
grief or adjustement disorder has functional impairment?
agoraphobia tends to accompany what disorder?
rx for parkinsonian symptoms?
- dopamine agonist
- discontinue dopamine antagonist
tardive dyskinesia affects what part of the body?
adjustement disorder vs depression?
criteria of adjustement disorder doesnt not meet for depression