Question No : 1
Of the following, which is the most frequent cause of seizures in the elderly?
Question No : 2
Topic: Intracranial Hemorrhage
The most significant risk factor for spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage is:
Question No : 3
Topic: Guillain-Barré syndrome
Guillain-Barré syndrome is not associated with which of the following?
Question No : 4
Topic: Hepatic Encephalopathy
A 50-year-old man with a history of hemochromatosis presents to the emergency room vomiting up bright red blood. He had his most recent phlebotomy yesterday. His blood pressure is 110/85 mm Hg, his pulse 115/min; his face is flushed, and he is diaphoretic. During the physical examination splenomegaly and a venous pattern on his chest and abdomen are noted. He seems somewhat drowsy and confused but has no focal neurologic signs.
What is the probable source of this patient's confusion?
Question No : 5
Topic: Alzheimer's Disease
Which one of the following has NOT been identified as a risk factor for Alzheimer-type dementia (AD)?
Question No : 6
Topic: Korsakoff's Psychosis
In a patient with recent onset of alcohol amnestic disorder, the mental status test most likely to be done poorly is memory of:
Question No : 7
Which of the following medications may cause amnesia as a side effect?