15.Which of the following is a common trigger of migraine headache? Missed mealsMensesAlcoholAll of the above 16.A 65-year-old woman is accompanied by her daughter for a physical examination. She has mild heart failure and takes digitalis and an ACE inhibitor. As you examine the patient, you note flat affect, hand tremor, and slowed movements. The tremor is worsened at rest. There are no neurologic deficits. Hand grip, sensation of face and extremities, and lower extremity muscle strength are within normal limits and bilaterally equal. DTRs 17.A 65-year-old male complains of a headache that feels “like a knife is cutting into his head.” He also reports feeling right-sided scalp and facial pain and “seeing double” at times. He has a history of hypertension and hyperlipidemia. His medications include beta blocker, statin drug, and an ACE inhibitor. On physical examination, you note palpable tenderness over the right side of the forehead. There are no neurological corresponds to which of the following disorders? Drug toxicityGiant cell arteritis
Cluster headacheMigraine headache 18.Which type of seizure is involved following a head injury or febile event? 19.M. L. is a 40-year-old female that has been recently diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). As you provide primary care for your patient you inform her that: 20.Ms. Smith, 37-year-old, comes to the clinic today complaining of dull, throbbing bilateral headaches almost every evening. You suspect she is experiencing: 21.The FNP is seeing Mr. Smith a 78-year-old gentleman accompanied by his wife to the health clinic. His wife reports that he has been falling down, tripping and stumbling. The FNP suspects a problem in: Peripheral nervous systemBrainstemCerebrumCerebellum 22.Educating your patient about headache management should include information about all but:
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