Ince_final_review-2 - It is now suspected that improper use...

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It is now suspected that improper use of the angular gyrus which translates words and letters into language may cause? Dyslexia Why is dyslexia considered a biological and not a psychological disorder? Because they have traced it back to biological roots. Dyslexia is linked to several brain systems. Name one? Prefrontal cortex Name 2 impairments caused by fragile x syndrome? Mental retardation and mild learning and attention problems If the level of fragile x in a person is high you would expect the level of mental retardation to be high or low? low Why isn’t clozopine used more often in treating schizophrenia? Dangerous side effects What drug improves memory? Marijuana Which population of people finds it harder to quit smoking? Schizophrenia The nucleus accumbens is a pleasure center in the brain and it is activated by the dopamine neurotransmitter? True How would you improve attention in Parkinson’s patients and enhance memory in Alzheimer’s patients? nicotine Describe a depressed person:
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This note was uploaded on 06/04/2009 for the course SALL ajjag taught by Professor Serr during the Spring '09 term at École Normale Supérieure.

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