3.02 Understand the functions and disorders of the nervous system Understand the functions and disorders of the nervous system

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "3.02 Understand the functions and disorders of the nervous system Understand the functions and disorders of the nervous system"

Transcription

1 3.02 Understand the functions and disorders of the nervous system 1

2 3.02 Essential Questions What are the functions of the nervous system? What are some disorders of the nervous system? How are nervous system disorders treated? How does the nervous system relate to the body s communication systems? 2

3 Functions of the nervous system: Neurons What do they do? How do these functions impact health? Sensory-from skin or sense organ Motor Associative 3

4 Functions of the central nervous system: Brain THINK ABOUT IT HOW DO YOU USE YOUR BRAIN? 4

5 Functions of the central nervous system: Brain HOW DO YOU USE YOUR CEREBRUM? Frontal lobe Parietal lobe Occipital lobe Temporal lobe 5

6 Functions of the central nervous system: Brain HOW DO YOU USE YOUR LIMBIC SYSTEM? What is the limbic system? Is this a new term for you? What structures are involved? What are the functions of the limbic system? How does this effect you? Can you control it? 6

7 Functions of the central nervous system: Brain YOUR LIMBIC SYSTEM AT WORK! What s happening in these pictures? Can you control it? AT WORK! 7

8 Functions of the central nervous system: Brain HOW DO YOU USE YOUR CEREBELLUM? Discuss the functions of the cerebellum illustrated in this gymnast s picture. 8

9 Functions of the central nervous system: BRAIN Diencephalon Located between the cerebrum and the midbrain Structures Thalamus Hypothalamus Pineal body Pituitary gland 3.01 Remember the structures of the nervous system 9

10 Functions of the central nervous system: BRAIN Diencephalon Thalamus spherical mass of gray matter Hypothalamus Pineal body Pituitary gland 3.01 Remember the structures of the nervous system 10

11 Functions of the central nervous system: Brain HOW DO YOU USE YOUR BRAIN STEM? Midbrain Pons Medulla oblongata 11

12 Functions of the central nervous system: Brain DISCUSS THE RELEVANCE OF THE BRAIN STEM FOR THESE FUNCTIONS? 12

13 Functions of the central nervous system: Spinal Cord Discuss the functions of the spinal cord. What is the relevance to health? 13

14 Functions of the Peripheral nervous system Cranial Spinal What do the peripheral nerves do? What is their relevance to health? 14

15 Functions of the peripheral nervous system: Autonomic nervous system Discuss the functions of the autonomic nervous system. 15

16 Functions of the nervous system Discuss the relevance of the nervous system to the body s communication systems. 16

17 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Alzheimer s disease Who is at the greatest risk of developing Alzheimer s disease? What are the symptoms? How is it treated? How is it prevented? 17

18 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Cerebral palsy What is cerebral palsy? How is it treated? cause Multiple Causes Which healthcare team members will take care of the patient with cerebral palsy? 18

19 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Epilepsy What is epilepsy? What are the symptoms? How is it treated? 19

20 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Hydrocephalus Hydro- cephal -us Define the terms. Do the meanings of the parts represent the whole? Who is most likely to develop hydrocephalus? How is it treated? 20

21 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Meningitis What causes of meningitis? What are the symptoms? How is it treated? 21

22 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Multiple sclerosis What are the symptoms? Who is most likely to develop it? How is it treated? What is the prognosis? 22

23 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Neuritis neur- -itis Discuss the terms. Discuss the pattern of symptoms presented and why. How is neuritis prevented? 23

24 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Paralysis disabling of a nerve How does this quote relate to paralysis? What are the symptoms? What is the prognosis? 24

25 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Parkinson s disease What are the symptoms of Parkinson s disease? Who is most likely to have this disorder? How is it treated? 25

26 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Poliomyelitis What is the impact of this disorder? How can it be prevented? How is it treated? What is the prognosis? 26

27 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments Spinal cord injury What are the symptoms? What determines a patient s symptoms? How is it treated? What are the risk factors for teens? 27

28 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments West Nile Virus Where is the greatest incidence of West Nile virus? What are the risk factors? How is it prevented? How is it treated? 28

29 Disorders of the nervous system and their treatments What are some common symptoms of neurological disorders? What are some common prognoses? Why do these commonalities exist? 29

30 3.02 Essential Questions What are the functions of the nervous system? What are some disorders of the nervous system? How are nervous system disorders treated? How does the nervous system relate to the body s communication systems? 30

31 3.02 Understand the functions and disorders of the nervous system The end 31

Vocabulary & General Concepts of Brain Organization

Vocabulary & General Concepts of Brain Organization Vocabulary & General Concepts of Brain Organization Jeanette J. Norden, Ph.D. Professor Emerita Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Course Outline Lecture 1: Vocabulary & General Concepts of Brain

More information

Parts of the Brain. Chapter 1

Parts of the Brain. Chapter 1 Chapter 1 Parts of the Brain Living creatures are made up of cells. Groups of cells, similar in appearance and with the same function, form tissue. The brain is a soft mass of supportive tissues and nerve

More information

BIOLOGY STUDY PACKET THE BRAIN

BIOLOGY STUDY PACKET THE BRAIN BIOLOGY STUDY PACKET THE BRAIN SC.912.L.14.26 AA Spring 2012 The intent of this packet is to supplement regular classroom instruction, not to replace it. This also supposes that the students have access

More information

THE BRAIN AND CRANIAL NERVES

THE BRAIN AND CRANIAL NERVES THE BRAIN AND CRANIAL NERVES The Brain - made up of a trillion neurons - weighs about 3 lbs - has four principle parts 1. Brain stem - medulla oblongata, pons, midbrain (mesencephalon) 2. Diencephalon

More information

Slide 4: Forebrain Structures. Slide 5: 4 Lobes of the Cerebral Cortex. Slide 6: The Cerebral Hemispheres (L & R)

Slide 4: Forebrain Structures. Slide 5: 4 Lobes of the Cerebral Cortex. Slide 6: The Cerebral Hemispheres (L & R) Slide 1: [Film Clip: The Brain #2- Phineas Gage] Integrated Bodily Communications Within Brain (Hemispheres and structures) The remaining Nervous System Endocrine System (Hormonal communication) Our bodies-

More information

DISSECTION OF THE SHEEP'S BRAIN

DISSECTION OF THE SHEEP'S BRAIN DISSECTION OF THE SHEEP'S BRAIN Introduction The purpose of the sheep brain dissection is to familiarize you with the threedimensional structure of the brain and teach you one of the great methods of studying

More information

Brain Power. Counseling and Mental Health

Brain Power. Counseling and Mental Health Brain Power Counseling and Mental Health TEA COPYRIGHT Copyright Texas Education Agency, 2012. These Materials are copyrighted and trademarked as the property of the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and may

More information

3) Cerebral Cortex & Functions of the 4 LOBES. 5) Cranial Nerves (Nerves In the Cranium, i.e., Head)

3) Cerebral Cortex & Functions of the 4 LOBES. 5) Cranial Nerves (Nerves In the Cranium, i.e., Head) Lecture 5 (Oct 8 th ): ANATOMY and FUNCTION OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM Lecture Outline 1) Basic Divisions (CNS vs. PNS, Somatic vs. Autonomic) and Directional Terms 2) The Brain (Hindbrain/ Midbrain/ Forebrain)

More information

2401 : Anatomy/Physiology

2401 : Anatomy/Physiology Dr. Chris Doumen Week 7 2401 : Anatomy/Physiology The Brain Central Nervous System TextBook Readings Pages 431 through 435 and 463-467 Make use of the figures in your textbook ; a picture is worth a thousand

More information

The brain structure and function

The brain structure and function The brain structure and function This information is an extract from the booklet Understanding brain tumours. You may find the full booklet helpful. We can send you a copy free see page 5. Contents Introduction

More information

Diagram 2(i): Structure of the Neuron

Diagram 2(i): Structure of the Neuron Diagram 2(i): Structure of the Neuron Generally speaking, we can divide the nervous system into different parts, according to location and function. So far we have mentioned the central nervous system

More information

Name: Teacher: Olsen Hour:

Name: Teacher: Olsen Hour: Name: Teacher: Olsen Hour: The Nervous System: Part 1 Textbook p216-225 41 In all exercises, quizzes and tests in this class, always answer in your own words. That is the only way that you can show that

More information

Function (& other notes)

Function (& other notes) LAB 8. ANATOMY OF THE HUMAN BRAIN In this exercise you each will map the human brain both anatomy and function so that you can develop a more accurate picture of what s going on in your head :-) EXTERNAL

More information

Adapted from Human Anatomy & Physiology by Marieb and Hoehn (9 th ed.)

Adapted from Human Anatomy & Physiology by Marieb and Hoehn (9 th ed.) BRAIN ANATOMY Adapted from Human Anatomy & Physiology by Marieb and Hoehn (9 th ed.) The anatomy of the brain is often discussed in terms of either the embryonic scheme or the medical scheme. The embryonic

More information

Chapter 9 - Nervous System

Chapter 9 - Nervous System Chapter 9 - Nervous System 9.1 Introduction (p. 215; Fig. 9.1) A. The nervous system is composed of neurons and neuroglia. 1. Neurons transmit nerve impulses along nerve fibers to other neurons. 2. Nerves

More information

Module 1: The Brain and the Central Nervous System (CNS)

Module 1: The Brain and the Central Nervous System (CNS) Module 1: The Brain and the Central Nervous System (CNS) By the end of this unit, the learner will be able to: Describe the anatomy of the brain and the central nervous system Identify regions of the brain

More information

Chapter 4. The Brain

Chapter 4. The Brain Chapter 4 The Brain The Nervous System Central Nervous System (CNS) receives, processes, interprets and stores info (taste, sound, smell, color etc.) Sends information to muscles, glands and internal organs

More information

Brain Tumors A HANDBOOK FOR THE NEWLY DIAGNOSED

Brain Tumors A HANDBOOK FOR THE NEWLY DIAGNOSED Brain Tumors A HANDBOOK FOR THE NEWLY DIAGNOSED INSURANCE CARD Insurance PART ONE: THE DIAGNOSIS Introduction...3 Where do I start?...5 Types of brain tumor treatments...5 Your healthcare team.................

More information

TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY (TBI) According to the IDEA, (2004), traumatic brain injury is defined by as:

TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY (TBI) According to the IDEA, (2004), traumatic brain injury is defined by as: TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY (TBI) DEFINITION: According to the IDEA, (2004), traumatic brain injury is defined by as: An acquired injury to the brain caused by an external physical force, resulting in total

More information

AP Biology I. Nervous System Notes

AP Biology I. Nervous System Notes AP Biology I. Nervous System Notes 1. General information: passage of information occurs in two ways: Nerves - process and send information fast (eg. stepping on a tack) Hormones - process and send information

More information

REHABILITATION MEDICINE by PROFESSOR ANTHONY WARD

REHABILITATION MEDICINE by PROFESSOR ANTHONY WARD REHABILITATION MEDICINE by PROFESSOR ANTHONY WARD What is Rehabilitation Medicine? Rehabilitation Medicine (RM) is the medical specialty with rehabilitation as its primary strategy. It provides services

More information

Homework Help Stroke

Homework Help Stroke The Brain & Strokes Your brain is the most complex organ in your body. It is the command centre for everything you do, think, sense and say! It has over 100 billion special nerve cells called neurons.

More information

Primary Motor Pathway

Primary Motor Pathway Understanding Eye Movements Abdullah Moh. El-Menaisy, MD, FRCS Chief, Neuro-ophthalmology ophthalmology & Investigation Units, Dhahran Eye Specialist Hospital, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia Primary Motor Pathway

More information

Related KidsHealth Links. Discussion Questions

Related KidsHealth Links. Discussion Questions Grades 6 to 8 Human Body Series KidsHealth.org/classroom Teacher s Guide This guide includes: Standards Related Links Discussion Questions Activities for Students Reproducible Materials Standards This

More information

Basic Brain Information

Basic Brain Information Basic Brain Information Brain facts Your brain weighs about 3lbs, or just under 1.5Kg It has the texture of blancmange Your brain is connected to your spinal cord by the brain stem Behind your brain stem

More information

Section 1 Understanding brain injury and the brain

Section 1 Understanding brain injury and the brain Section 1 Understanding brain injury and the brain Acquired brain injury (also known as ABI) is damage to the brain that was not present at birth but has occurred since, and which is non-progressive. An

More information

Module 1: The Somato-Motor System: Tendon Tap reflex

Module 1: The Somato-Motor System: Tendon Tap reflex Module 1: The Somato-Motor System: Tendon Tap reflex Module Objectives: 1. Describe the anatomic pathway of a tendon tap reflex. 2. Explain how a tendon tap reflex assessment assists in diagnosis of a

More information

Paraneoplastic Antibodies in Clinical Practice. Mohammed El lahawi New Cross Hospital Wolverhampton

Paraneoplastic Antibodies in Clinical Practice. Mohammed El lahawi New Cross Hospital Wolverhampton Paraneoplastic Antibodies in Clinical Practice Mohammed El lahawi New Cross Hospital Wolverhampton 1 Effects of Neoplasm Direct mass ( pressure ) effect Metastasis effect Remote effect 2 The Nervous System

More information

Chapter 3 The Brain and Behavior

Chapter 3 The Brain and Behavior Chapter 3 The Brain and Behavior Learning Goals 1. Discuss the nature and basic functions of the nervous system. 2. Explain what neurons are and how they process information. 3. Identify the brain s levels

More information

BINSA Information on Brain Injury

BINSA Information on Brain Injury Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) There are a number of ways an individual can suffer an acquired brain injury (ABI) Figure one - ABI causes Significant causes of ABI Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Traumatic Brain

More information

It s not something you want to think about, but it s something you want to prepare for.

It s not something you want to think about, but it s something you want to prepare for. It s not something you want to think about, but it s something you want to prepare for. StemCyte cord blood banking offers your family a new lifesaving treatment alternative Why Bank Take the once-in-alifetime

More information

For customers Friends Life Individual Protection. Childcover benefit

For customers Friends Life Individual Protection. Childcover benefit For customers Friends Life Individual Protection Childcover benefit Helping to protect the whole family Most parents don t want to think about what would happen if their child became critically ill. However,

More information

CLINICAL NEUROPHYSIOLOGY

CLINICAL NEUROPHYSIOLOGY CLINICAL NEUROPHYSIOLOGY Barry S. Oken, MD, Carter D. Wray MD Objectives: 1. Know the role of EMG/NCS in evaluating nerve and muscle function 2. Recognize common EEG findings and their significance 3.

More information

NERVOUS SYSTEM B 1. Which of the following is controlled by the somatic nervous system? A. rate of heartbeat B. contraction of skeletal muscles C.

NERVOUS SYSTEM B 1. Which of the following is controlled by the somatic nervous system? A. rate of heartbeat B. contraction of skeletal muscles C. NERVOUS SYSTEM B 1. Which of the following is controlled by the somatic nervous system? A. rate of heartbeat B. contraction of skeletal muscles C. increased blood flow to muscle tissue D. movement of food

More information

Brain Anatomy on CT & MRI. Department of Radiation Oncology

Brain Anatomy on CT & MRI. Department of Radiation Oncology Brain Anatomy on CT & MRI Rebecca L. Frame, BS, CMD Rebecca L. Frame, BS, CMD Department of Radiation Oncology Objectives 1. Brain Facts 2. MRI Imaging Techniques 3. How the Various Imaging Helps Us in

More information

PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY

PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY UNIVERSITY OF CALICUT SCHOOL OF DISTANCE EDUCATION B Sc COUNSELLING PSYCHOLOGY (2011 Admission Onwards) I Semester Complementary Course PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY QUESTION BANK 1. are the basic units of

More information

Functions of the Brain

Functions of the Brain Objectives 0 Participants will be able to identify 4 characteristics of a healthy brain. 0 Participants will be able to state the functions of the brain. 0 Participants will be able to identify 3 types

More information

NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS

NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS The Great Diseases A collaborative approach to real world science in the classroom Infectious Diseases Neurological Disorders Metabolic Disease Cancer NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS Katherine Malanson and Karina

More information

Unit 2 - Subcortical systems, neurochemistry and brain function

Unit 2 - Subcortical systems, neurochemistry and brain function Unit 2 - Subcortical systems, neurochemistry and brain function Subcortical anatomy: Most of the five major subdivisions of the brain are subcortical. I. Telencephalon (cortical - part of forebrain) -

More information

Chapter 3 The Anatomy of the Nervous System

Chapter 3 The Anatomy of the Nervous System Chapter 3 The Anatomy of the Nervous System Systems, Structures, and Cells That Make Up Your Nervous System 1 General Layout of the Nervous System Central Nervous System (CNS) Brain (in the skull) Spinal

More information

Living with. Brain Injury

Living with. Brain Injury Living with Brain Injury 2 Living with Brain Injury Individuals who are involved in impaired driving crashes often incur severe trauma to their bodies. Many victims/survivors experience silent, unseen

More information

Background on Brain Injury

Background on Brain Injury CHAPTER 1 Background on Brain Injury In this chapter, you will: Read about Alberta s definition of Acquired Brain Injury and how that affects which supports you will be able to access. Learn about the

More information

Enjoy a position of vantage, come what may.

Enjoy a position of vantage, come what may. Enjoy a position of vantage, come what may. prucrisis covervantage While you have achieved much in life and you and your family enjoy the benefits of success, there may be times when the unexpected happens.

More information

Adrian Owens Research

Adrian Owens Research *Classic View: Not entirely correct Nervous System Central Nervous System is made up of the brain and the spinal cord. Peripheral Nervous System is broken down into a component called the somatic division.

More information

About Brain Injury: A Guide to Brain Anatomy Information from http://www.waiting.com, 1997-2002, Becca, Ltd.

About Brain Injury: A Guide to Brain Anatomy Information from http://www.waiting.com, 1997-2002, Becca, Ltd. About Brain Injury: A Guide to Brain Anatomy Information from http://www.waiting.com, 1997-2002, Becca, Ltd. Brain Anatomy Definitions Brainstem: The lower extension of the brain where it connects to the

More information

Section 1. Understanding brain injury and the brain. What is acquired brain injury? Section 1

Section 1. Understanding brain injury and the brain. What is acquired brain injury? Section 1 Section 1 Understanding brain injury and the brain Section 1 What is acquired brain injury? Acquired brain injury (also known as ABI) is damage to the brain that was not present at birth but has occurred

More information

ADULT HEALTH AND WELLBEING LONG-TERM NEUROLOGICAL CONDITIONS

ADULT HEALTH AND WELLBEING LONG-TERM NEUROLOGICAL CONDITIONS ADULT HEALTH AND WELLBEING LONG-TERM NEUROLOGICAL CONDITIONS i. Summary The National Service Framework for long-term neurological conditions categorises neurological conditions as: Sudden-onset conditions

More information

We understand you want support right from the beginning

We understand you want support right from the beginning PROTECT We understand you want support right from the beginning PRUearly stage crisis cover Should an illness strike, the earlier it is diagnosed, the easier it is to manage and the higher the chances

More information

College of Health and Human Services Department of Physical Therapy

College of Health and Human Services Department of Physical Therapy College of Health and Human Services Department of Physical Therapy Neurological Evaluation & Treatment II (PT244) Fall Semester 2009 COURSE CREDIT: 4 units: 2 hours lecture, 6 hours of lab per week CLASSROOM:

More information

Brain Tumor 101. Shanna Armstrong, RN Neuro Oncology Nurse Clinician UC Brain Tumor Center

Brain Tumor 101. Shanna Armstrong, RN Neuro Oncology Nurse Clinician UC Brain Tumor Center Brain Tumor 101 Shanna Armstrong, RN Neuro Oncology Nurse Clinician UC Brain Tumor Center Objectives Identify the different parts of the brain Describe how each part of the brain works Connect each part

More information

Clinic Director and Chiropractic Physician, Hiler Chiropractic, PA, Naples, Florida, January 2002 to present

Clinic Director and Chiropractic Physician, Hiler Chiropractic, PA, Naples, Florida, January 2002 to present Richard A Hiler, DC, CABVR, CICE 1234 Airport Pulling Rd North Naples, Florida 34104 Phone 239 659 2669 fax 239 659 2639 Hilerchiro@aol.com Selected Occupational History Clinic Director and Chiropractic

More information

HEAD INJURY WITH HELMET USE

HEAD INJURY WITH HELMET USE HEAD INJURY WITH HELMET USE by Greg Doc TrojanIntroduction While motorcycling has been targeted as a public burden and garners most of the public attention concerning head injury, it is actually a minor

More information

PSK171 STRESS MANAGEMENT

PSK171 STRESS MANAGEMENT PSK171 STRESS MANAGEMENT Chapter 2 Systems that control stress arousal Controlling Stress & Tension Girdano, Dusek & Everly Ligands Ligands (amino acid molecules) Biochemicals that carry information Neurohormones

More information

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY CENTRE FOR BRAIN REPAIR A layman's account of our scientific objectives What is Brain Damage? Many forms of trauma and disease affect the nervous system to produce permanent neurological

More information

Traumatic Brain Injury and Incarceration. Objectives. Traumatic Brain Injury. Which came first, the injury or the behavior?

Traumatic Brain Injury and Incarceration. Objectives. Traumatic Brain Injury. Which came first, the injury or the behavior? Traumatic Brain Injury and Incarceration Which came first, the injury or the behavior? Barbara Burchell Curtis RN, MSN Objectives Upon completion of discussion, participants should be able to Describe

More information

PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT PROGRAM (Associate in Applied Science, AAS)

PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT PROGRAM (Associate in Applied Science, AAS) PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT PROGRAM (Associate in Applied Science, AAS) ADMISSION PROCEDURES To be admitted to the Physical Therapy Assistant Program (AAS), a prospective student must be interviewed by

More information

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Course Descriptions

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Course Descriptions Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Course Descriptions PHT 600 Anatomy Lec. 3/Lab 6/Credit 6 In this course, the student will learn the basic techniques of dissection and the components of the musculoskeletal

More information

CRISIS COVER CLAIM FORM (DEAFNESS/ PARTIAL LOSS OF HEARING OR CAVERNOUS SINUS THROMBOSIS SURGERY/ COCHLEAR IMPLANT SURGERY) SECTION

CRISIS COVER CLAIM FORM (DEAFNESS/ PARTIAL LOSS OF HEARING OR CAVERNOUS SINUS THROMBOSIS SURGERY/ COCHLEAR IMPLANT SURGERY) SECTION Reg. No 199002477Z CRISIS COVER CLAIM FORM (DEAFNESS/ PARTIAL LOSS OF HEARING OR CAVERNOUS SINUS THROMBOSIS SURGERY/ COCHLEAR IMPLANT SURGERY) SECTION 1 This section is to be completed by the Life Assured

More information

Glossary. Activities of Daily Living (ADL): routine daily self care skills, including dressing, bathing, toileting, and feeding.

Glossary. Activities of Daily Living (ADL): routine daily self care skills, including dressing, bathing, toileting, and feeding. Glossary Acoustic nerve: the nerve that is responsible for hearing. Activities of Daily Living (ADL): routine daily self care skills, including dressing, bathing, toileting, and feeding. Adaptive physical

More information

For customers Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness Cover. Critical Illness Cover. It s critical illness. And more.

For customers Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness Cover. Critical Illness Cover. It s critical illness. And more. For customers Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness Cover Critical Illness Cover It s critical illness. And more. It s critical illness. And 2 it s designed with your needs in mind. it covers

More information

THE MARKET AT A GLANCE.

THE MARKET AT A GLANCE. 1 BUSINESS PROTECTION SETTING UP BUSINESS PROTECTION POLICIES CRITICAL ILLNESS COVER COMPETITOR COMPARISON THE MARKET AT A GLANCE. We believe our Critical Illness Cover offers a competitive alternative

More information

COURSE GUIDE DEGREE. ECTS Type Period Calendar Pre-requisites Total Basic Obligatory Optional 1 er C 2ºC Weeks

COURSE GUIDE DEGREE. ECTS Type Period Calendar Pre-requisites Total Basic Obligatory Optional 1 er C 2ºC Weeks COURSE GUIDE DEGREE DEGREE: MEDICINE ACADEMIC YEAR 2015/2016 COURSE: FIRST Course Title PHYSIOLOGY: LOCOMOTOR & NERVOUS SYSTEMS ECTS Type Period Calendar Pre-requisites Total Basic Obligatory Optional

More information

Guide to Critical Illness Definitions For guidance purposes only

Guide to Critical Illness Definitions For guidance purposes only LIFE PROTECTION Guide to Critical Illness Definitions For guidance purposes only Lift art drawn by LoBianco Studios 5/99 About this booklet This booklet has been produced for guidance purposes only. Please

More information

Table of Contents. Neurotra nsmission F act Sh eet Page 2. Neurotransmission Scavenger Hunt Page 4. Brain Parts Fact Sheet Page 6

Table of Contents. Neurotra nsmission F act Sh eet Page 2. Neurotransmission Scavenger Hunt Page 4. Brain Parts Fact Sheet Page 6 Table of Contents Neurotra nsmission F act Sh eet Page 2 Neurotransmission Scavenger Hunt Page 4 Brain Parts Fact Sheet Page 6 Nicotine and the Brain Page 8 Alcohol and the Brain Page 10 Puzzle Pieces

More information

We have made the following changes to the Critical Illness events covered under our group critical illness policy.

We have made the following changes to the Critical Illness events covered under our group critical illness policy. We have made the following changes to the Critical Illness events covered under our group critical illness policy. March 2015 Because everyone needs a back-up plan 7 New critical illness events added to

More information

CSE511 Brain & Memory Modeling. Lect04: Brain & Spine Neuroanatomy

CSE511 Brain & Memory Modeling. Lect04: Brain & Spine Neuroanatomy CSE511 Brain & Memory Modeling CSE511 Brain & Memory Modeling Lect02: BOSS Discrete Event Simulator Lect04: Brain & Spine Neuroanatomy Appendix of Purves et al., 4e Larry Wittie Computer Science, StonyBrook

More information

18. What is limbic system? A. The inner parts of cerebral hemispheres associated with deep structures and from a complex structure. 19.

18. What is limbic system? A. The inner parts of cerebral hemispheres associated with deep structures and from a complex structure. 19. CHAPTER 21 NEURAL CONTROL AND COORDINATION One mark Questions: 1. Name the structural and functional unit of nervous system? A. Neuron. 2. What does central Nervous System consists of? A. Brain and spinal

More information

NEURONS NEUROGLIAL CELLS.

NEURONS NEUROGLIAL CELLS. 1 THE NERVOUS TISSUE Definition: The nervous tissue is an assemblage of cells and supportive elements (materials) in which there is a predominance of cells which are highly specialized in the property

More information

NERVOUS SYSTEM PLEASE LABEL THIS DIAGRAM F G H

NERVOUS SYSTEM PLEASE LABEL THIS DIAGRAM F G H BIOLOGY 12 - THE NERVOUS SYSTEM CHAPTER NOTES The nervous system is our processing system, and the system that keeps us in contact with the outside world. It tells us that we exist, and along with the

More information

Basic brain information

Basic brain information Basic brain information Brain facts Your brain weighs about 3lbs, or just under 1.5Kg It has the texture of blancmange Your brain is connected to your spinal cord by the brain stem Behind your brain stem

More information

Neurological Case Management Associates. Providing a specialized approach to personal injury

Neurological Case Management Associates. Providing a specialized approach to personal injury Neurological Case Management Associates Providing a specialized approach to personal injury Mission Statement To direct and facilitate the functional recovery of the client and their family by prioritizing

More information

Traumatic Brain Injury A Training Program for Wisconsin Educators

Traumatic Brain Injury A Training Program for Wisconsin Educators Traumatic Brain Injury A Training Program for Wisconsin Educators Third Edition Participant s Manual 2007 Written by Julia McGivern, Ph.D. Sean Mulhern, Ms. Ed. Kathy Wanat, B.S. Funded by an IDEA discretionary

More information

Critical Illness with Term Assurance

Critical Illness with Term Assurance AIG Life Critical Illness with Term Assurance Our comprehensive Critical Illness with Term Assurance delivers more value and quality to the customer and their family than ever before. It is designed to

More information

The Types of stem cells: Totipotent Pluripotent Multipotent

The Types of stem cells: Totipotent Pluripotent Multipotent Stem Cells is the main material for building and regeneration of the body Stem cells are not differentiated and can transform to any cell of organism Stem cells are capable of indefinite renewal through

More information

2014 Neurologic Physical Therapy Professional Education Consortium Webinar Course Descriptions and Objectives

2014 Neurologic Physical Therapy Professional Education Consortium Webinar Course Descriptions and Objectives Descriptions and Neuroplasticity Health care providers are facing greater time restrictions to render services to the individual with neurological dysfunction. However, the scientific community has recognized

More information

Memory Development and Frontal Lobe Insult

Memory Development and Frontal Lobe Insult University Press Scholarship Online You are looking at 1-10 of 11 items for: keywords : traumatic brain injury Memory Development and Frontal Lobe Insult Gerri Hanten and Harvey S. Levin in Origins and

More information

IF YOU ARE RECEIVING TREATMENT WITH TYSABRI FOR RELAPSING-REMITTING MS (NATALIZUMAB)

IF YOU ARE RECEIVING TREATMENT WITH TYSABRI FOR RELAPSING-REMITTING MS (NATALIZUMAB) IF YOU ARE RECEIVING (NATALIZUMAB) TREATMENT WITH TYSABRI FOR RELAPSING-REMITTING MS Read the patient information leaflet that accompanies the medicine carefully. 1 This brochure is a supplement to the

More information

Critical Illness Benefit BP/FFS/CI/06 Page 1 of 5

Critical Illness Benefit BP/FFS/CI/06 Page 1 of 5 Critical Illness Benefit BP/FFS/CI/06 Page 1 of 5 The following Benefits are payable in respect of the Benefit Participants shown in the Policy Schedule as entitled to Critical Illness Benefits. No Benefit

More information

Management in the pre-hospital setting

Management in the pre-hospital setting Management in the pre-hospital setting Inflammation of the joints Two main types: Osteoarthritis - cartilage loss from wear and tear Rheumatoid arthritis - autoimmune disorder Affects all age groups,

More information

Critical Illness Insurance. What is Critical Illness Insurance

Critical Illness Insurance. What is Critical Illness Insurance Critical Illness Insurance What is Critical Illness Insurance Whereas life insurance has been readily available for literally hundreds of years, critical illness insurance is a relatively recent development.

More information

Rosen Educational Services materials copyright 2011 Rosen Educational Services, LLC. All rights reserved.

Rosen Educational Services materials copyright 2011 Rosen Educational Services, LLC. All rights reserved. Published in 2011 by Britannica Educational Publishing (a trademark of Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.) in association with Rosen Educational Services, LLC 29 East 21st Street, New York, NY 10010. Copyright

More information

From AXA (Hong Kong)

From AXA (Hong Kong) Specialists in Wealth Management Life & Critical Illness Insurance From AXA (Hong Kong) Product Description Life Insurance: Pays out a fixed and guaranteed cash amount in the event of death Designed to

More information

Mini-atlas of the Marmoset Brain

Mini-atlas of the Marmoset Brain Mini-atlas of the Marmoset Brain http://marmoset-brain.org Aya Senoo Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology Hironobu Tokuno Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science Charles Watson Curtin

More information

SCB-204: HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II Text: Anatomy & Physiology 6 th edition by Kenneth Saladin (ISBN: 0077508211) Lect. # Lecture Topic Readings

SCB-204: HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II Text: Anatomy & Physiology 6 th edition by Kenneth Saladin (ISBN: 0077508211) Lect. # Lecture Topic Readings SCB-204: HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II Text: Anatomy & Physiology 6 th edition by Kenneth Saladin (ISBN: 0077508211) Lect. # Lecture Topic Readings in Saladin 1 Histology and Organization of the Nervous

More information

09/05/2014. Painting pictures of the brain with numbers. Overview

09/05/2014. Painting pictures of the brain with numbers. Overview Painting pictures of the brain with numbers Neurology for Insurers Dr Ian Cox & Adele Groyer (Gen Re) Overview Critical Illness Product Background Why should we be interested in neurology? Consult our

More information

Policy Summary of Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness with Life Cover

Policy Summary of Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness with Life Cover Policy Summary of Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness with Life Cover FLIP/4569/Mar15 This policy summary gives you important information about the Friends Life Individual Protection Critical

More information

Policy Summary of Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness with Life Cover

Policy Summary of Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness with Life Cover Policy Summary of Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness with Life Cover FLIP/4569/Mar15 This policy summary gives you important information about the Friends Life Individual Protection Critical

More information

For customers Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness Cover. Critical Illness Cover. It s critical illness. And more.

For customers Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness Cover. Critical Illness Cover. It s critical illness. And more. For customers Friends Life Individual Protection Critical Illness Cover Critical Illness Cover It s critical illness. And more. It s critical illness. And 2 it s designed with your needs in mind. it covers

More information

Rehabilitation Services Specialty Outpatient Clinics

Rehabilitation Services Specialty Outpatient Clinics Rehabilitation Services Specialty Outpatient Clinics Rehabilitation Services offers a number of Specialty Outpatient Clinics for patients: Stroke Clinic o For any stroke patient who has physical problems

More information

Organotherapy. Introductory handbook for practitioners Web version Part 2. Practitioner only Information

Organotherapy. Introductory handbook for practitioners Web version Part 2. Practitioner only Information Introductory handbook for practitioners Web version Part 2 Practitioner only Information Prescribing Organotherapy Most Organomedicine can be prescribed safely at a 7c potency. Where a definite imbalance

More information

Life Protection Quotation

Life Protection Quotation Life Protection Quotation Prepared For: Date: 03/06/2013 Life Type: Single Life Quote Type: Specified Illness Cover Only QUOTATION DETAILS Male, 43 (01/Jan/1970), Non-Smoker, Specified Illness 124000 Monthly

More information

Webinar title: Know Your Options for Treating Severe Spasticity

Webinar title: Know Your Options for Treating Severe Spasticity Webinar title: Know Your Options for Treating Severe Spasticity Presented by: Dr. Gerald Bilsky, Physiatrist Medical Director of Outpatient Services and Associate Medical Director of Acquired Brain Injury

More information

Brain Development. Genetic make-up... is not the major determiner

Brain Development. Genetic make-up... is not the major determiner Brain Development Presented by: Linda Alsop SKI-HI Institute Utah State University Genetic make-up... is not the major determiner Early experiences are so powerful that they can completely change the way

More information

The Brain Injury Handbook. sponsored by

The Brain Injury Handbook. sponsored by sponsored by The Brain Injury Handbook The Brain Injury Handbook Rehab Group in the UK Head Office, Pavilion 7, Watermark Park, 325 Govan Road, Glasgow, G51 2SE Tel: 0141 419 5299 Fax: 0141 419 0821 www.rehab.ie

More information

Critical Illness Insurance. Second Chance for Children 30 days to 17 years

Critical Illness Insurance. Second Chance for Children 30 days to 17 years Critical Illness Insurance Second Chance for Children 30 days to 17 years Second Chance for Children Protect your children in case of critical illness so you can afford to stay by their bedside If one

More information

Biology 358 Neuroanatomy First Exam

Biology 358 Neuroanatomy First Exam Biology 358 Neuroanatomy First Exam ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Please print your name clearly on the back of the last page of this

More information

Early Critical Care. confident

Early Critical Care. confident Early Critical Care confident It is important to detect a critical illness early, that is when you have the best chance of a recovery. Medical and technological advancement has now made it possible to

More information

Amazing AmMy Brain! DID YOU KNOW..

Amazing AmMy Brain! DID YOU KNOW.. My Amazing Brain! DID YOU KNOW... 3 Your Amazing Brain 4-5 How your Amazing Brain Works 6 7 Left Brain, Right Brain 8 Brain Facts 9 Senses 10 Look after your Brain 11 What Does a Brain Scientist Do? MY

More information

This document contains important information about the Lifestyle Plus Protection plan and you should read it along with your quote.

This document contains important information about the Lifestyle Plus Protection plan and you should read it along with your quote. Key facts of the Lifestyle Plus Protection plan (October 2013) This document contains important information about the Lifestyle Plus Protection plan and you should read it along with your quote. This document

More information

Optic Neuritis. The optic nerve fibers are coated with myelin to help them conduct the electrical signals back to your brain.

Optic Neuritis. The optic nerve fibers are coated with myelin to help them conduct the electrical signals back to your brain. Optic Neuritis Your doctor thinks that you have had an episode of optic neuritis. This is the most common cause of sudden visual loss in a young patient. It is often associated with discomfort in or around

More information