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Part II Clinical Topics, 1997 College Sample

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01      In adult somatoform (psychogenic) abdominal pain typically the location is different to that associated with organic disorder.

02      In adult somatoform (psychogenic) abdominal pain duration of pain is shorter than in organic illness.

03      In adult somatoform (psychogenic) abdominal pain an excess of life-events has been demonstrated prior to onset.

04      In adult somatoform (psychogenic) abdominal pain a larger percentage of patients have anxiety and depression when compared with community controls.

05      In adult somatoform (psychogenic) abdominal pain patients more often have a history of removal of a normal appendix than do the normal population.

06      Mania is frequently associated with an increase in the plasma level of cortisol.

07      Mania is frequently associated with focal abnormalities in the resting EEG.

08      Mania is frequently associated with alteration in platelet monoamine oxidase activity.

09      Mania is frequently associated with an increase in glucose tolerance.

10      Mania is frequently associated with blunted TSH response to TRH.

11      Dementia is associated with cardio-pulmonary bypass surgery.

12      Dementia is associated with gout.

13      Dementia is associated with carcinoma of the lung.

14      Dementia is associated with cardiac arrest.

15      Dementia is associated with multiple sclerosis.

16      Depression in elderly people is the most common cause of new obsessional symptoms in this age group.

17      Depression in elderly people has a better prognosis when associated with physical disorder.

18      Depression in elderly people is a recognized cause of perplexity.

19      Depression in elderly people is less likely to be treated by a general practitioner than depression in younger people.

20      Depression in elderly people is more common in mild than in severe dementia.

21      This is an item in the CAGE questionnaire used in screening for alcohol misuse: “Have you ever had ‘blackouts’?”

22      This is an item in the CAGE questionnaire used in screening for alcohol misuse: “Have you ever been annoyed when criticised about your drinking?”

23      This is an item in the CAGE questionnaire used in screening for alcohol misuse: “Do you ever become aggressive after drinking?”

24      This is an item in the CAGE questionnaire used in screening for alcohol misuse: “Have you ever wanted to cut down?”

25      This is an item in the CAGE questionnaire used in screening for alcohol misuse: “Do you drink first thing in the morning as an ‘eye-opener’?”

26      Sexual exhibitionism is largely confined to men under the age of thirty.

27      Sexual exhibitionism is commonly associated with voyeurism.

28      Sexual exhibitionism is usually associated with absence of heterosexual behaviour.

29      Sexual exhibitionism is usually a form of obsessive-compulsive disorder.

30      Sexual exhibitionism commonly progresses to assault.

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01 In adult somatoform (psychogenic) abdominal pain typically the location is different to that associated with organic disorder.

:lol:false?why typically?

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02 In adult somatoform (psychogenic) abdominal pain duration of pain is shorter than in organic

:'( true???

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03 In adult somatoform (psychogenic) abdominal pain an excess of life-events has been demonstrated prior to onset.

true?

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04 In adult somatoform (psychogenic) abdominal pain a larger percentage of patients have anxiety and depression when compared with community controls

true

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By popular demand, TRUE for:

03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 24, and 25.

Reference: The College

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