TEST PREVIEW

  1. ADHD is ____________.
  1. All of the following regarding ADHD are true EXCEPT:
  1. The symptoms of ADHD become exacerbated by all of the following EXCEPT:
  1. Heredity accounts for approximately _____% of the cases of ADHD.
  1. The person affected with ADHD has a higher propensity to exhibit all of the following EXCEPT:
  1. Other possible causes of ADHD could include:
  1. Comorbid conditions include:
  1. The most common type of ADHD is the ____________.
  1. To make a diagnosis of ADHD, which of the following is (are) considered?
  1. Management of the ADHD child could include:
  1. Approximately _____% of those diagnosed ADHD take medications which alleviate symptoms associated with ADHD.
  1. Many of the medications used to treat ADHA will cause the following side effects:
    1. An increase in blood pressure.
    2. Difficulty swallowing.
    3. Loss of feeling on the tongue.
    4. Glossitis.
    5. Ulcerations on the buccal mucosa.
  1. The following substance(s) is (are) often utilized by those diagnosed with ADHD to improve cognitive abilities and increase attention:
  1. Those affected with ADHD eat less frequently than the general population. This decreases their carbohydrate exposures and decreases their risk of caries.
  1. Although considered minor, all of the following physical abnormalities have been reported with those diagnosed with ADHD EXCEPT:
  1. The ADHD patient is more at risk for oral traumatic injury because they:
  1. The xerostomic effects of medications increase the ADHD patient's risk of developing dental caries.
  1. The following are suggested to assist the ADHD patient in daily brushing:
  1. The best time to schedule an ADHD patient for a dental appointment is:
  1. The following must be considered when utilizing local anesthesia on an ADHD patient:
    1. Do not utilize epinephrine on these patients.
    2. Utilize epinephrine with caution.
    3. Utilize an aspirating syringe.
    4. Attempt to attain profound anesthesia to avoid the release of endogenous epinephrine.
    5. Always utilize a 27 gauge needle.