PhrenOlogY Literally Means

Chapter 4 – Med Term

Homeo/path/ic literally means:like or same/as disease/refers
Complimentary or Alternative Medicine is now referred to as __:Integrated Medicine
Biofeedback is a type of ___ therapypsychosomatic
Aromatherapy is a type of integrated therapy that some may feel is ___:suggestive or placebo effect, unsupported by clinical evidence, psychosomatic
Placebo Effect Therapy (like hypnotherapy) uses the principle of __:suggestion and believability
Therapeutic Touch Therapy uses the principle that body produces:energy or an aura – “halo”
Massage and Reflexology are examples of ___:integrated medicine
Acu/puncture literally means:needle puncture
Dr. Elizabeth Kubler-Ross is best known for:The Stages of Death and Dying
Holistic therapies stress the importance of:Both self-care and illness prevention
Which of these treatments would commonly be labelled “orthodox” medicine:Chemotherapy
The Herbert Spiegel suggestibility test incorporates what organ?Eye
Which oil might an aromatherapist use to attempt to ease a client’s joint pain?Juniper
What does Reiki mean in Japanese?Universal vital force
Which of these is not one of Kubler-Ross’ stages of grief?All are: depression, bargaining, acceptance
Which of these body parts is commonly massaged by practitioners of reflexology?Hand
The practice of summoning a higher power to help treat disease is called:Spiritual healing
Therapeutic touch is also known as:Auratherapy
Folk remedies are based on:Plants, charms, rituals
Acupuncture has been practiced in the US since:1970’s
Who is considered the founder of osteopathy?Andrew Taylor Still
Who is considered the founder of homeopathy?Samuel Hahnemann
Who is considered the founder of chiropractics?Daniel David Palmer
Phren/olog/y literally means:mind/science/procedure of
Any therapy that relies on the body’s own healing powers is considered:Natural
Irid/olog/y literally means:rainbow/science/procedure of
All hypnosis techniques put an individual in a relaxed state of ___ brain wave activity:Alpha
Small acupuncture needles are used for:Ears
What type of medicine has ancient origins, strong cultural ties, and trained healers?Traditional
Acupuncture may be used to treat:Insomnia and back pain, headaches and migraines, arthritis and rheumatism, allergies and tinnitus
According to Barbara Ann Brennan’s “Hands of Light,” a white aura indicates:Health and happiness
What treats the body using principles similar to acupuncture and acupressure?Reflexology
What physicians administer small doses of similar disease substances to allegedly stimulate the natural body response of immunity?Homeopathic
What physicians use antagonistic substances to attach to disease organisms or illness?Allopathic
What is the manipulation of the body’s soft tissues by stroking, rubbing, and kneading, and tapping?Massage