5 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- pain tolerance
- a stress response
- myelinated A delta fibers.
- Severe pain that can not be controlled by meds
5 True/False questions
According to the gate control theory, passage of pain impulses may be naturally blocked: → the spinothalamic tract
Which of the following analgesics act to reduce pain at the peripheral site? → The drug is injected into the CSF or the epidural space of the spinal cord.
Which of the following applies to spinal anesthesia? → Young infants respond to pain with tachycardia and increased blood pressure.
In which structure do pain impulses ascend the spinal cord? → the spinothalamic tract
A headache that is related to changes in cerebral blood flow is classified as a/an _____headache. → myelinated A delta fibers.