1. What Is Neuropsychology?

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1. What Is Neuropsychology?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name of studying  disease/trauma compared against normal?
  • 2. 
    What's just diease/trauma study called?
  • 3. 
    What are the names of the creases in the brain cortex?
  • 4. 
    What are the names of the bumps on the brain cortex?
  • 5. 
    Which approach looks at the specific function of a piece of brain tissue?
  • 6. 
    Which approach looks at people with different behavioural symptoms THEN the location of damage?
  • 7. 
    Name three problems with lesion approaches.
  • 8. 
    Which scan is an x-ray?
  • 9. 
    List the three parts of an x-ray, from least to most dense.
  • 10. 
    Which scan distorts atom behaviour and looks at recovery?
  • 11. 
    Give one advantage and one disadvantage of MRI
  • 12. 
    Which scan uses radioactive material?
  • 13. 
    What's the major disadvantage of PET scans?
  • 14. 
    Which scan looks at changes blood flow and oxygenation?
  • 15. 
    What's the problem with measuring this flow?
  • 16. 
    So far, all these approaches are considered _____?
  • 17. 
    Which direct method is hardly ever carried out on humans?
  • 18. 
    EEG is a _____ recording of ___ and ____ charges.
  • 19. 
    Give one pro and con of EEG (lots of little electrodes)
  • 20. 
    Which two elements are needed in cognitive tasks?
  • 21. 
    Two types of cogntive tasks are neuropsychological test ______ and _____ neurological assessment.