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Study for psych
What are the methods to look into the brain?
What are the different methods of
Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
Repetitive Trancranial magn. stim. (rTMS)
What are the different methods for Mapping the
Computed tomography (CT)
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
What are the different methods for mapping the
: Positron Emission tomography
: Single photon emission computed tomography
: functional mRI
The EEG maps the ____
electrical activity of the brain
The PET maps the ______
the SPECT maps the _______
blood flow of the brain -> body
records brain activity
The fMRI maps the _____
oxygen level in the blood
What does the medulla do?
responsible for the life sustaining functions
what are the pons responsible for?
sleep, dreaming, arousual
coordinating left & right side of body
Reticular Formation is responsible for?
The cerebellum is responsible for?
controls & coordinates involuntary, rapid, fine motor movement
the cortex is divided into 2 sections called ____
The Corpus Callosum does what?
Connect the cerebral hemispheres
What is the Cortex and what is it responsible for?
It's the wrinkled covering of the brain
: higher though process & interpretation of sensory input
The Hind Brain is made up of?
What are the 4 lobes of the cerebral cortex?
Name the Major Neurotransmitters & their functions
: mood, sleep & appetite
: movement & sensation of pleasure
: Arousal,attention, memory and conctrol
: Pain relief
: Arousal & mood
: sleep & inhibits movement
: Learning, memory formation, nervous system development and synaptic plasticity