MICROPHTHALMOS-CORNEAL OPACITY-SPASTICITY SYN

is a presumed hereditary disorder in children which results in small eyes, opaque corneas, mental retardation and spastic diplegia.

MORBIDITY RATE

defines an incidence of a specific disease or condition expressed as a ratio of a population.

MANIC-DEPRESSIVE REACTION (GENERAL)

A group of affective psychotic reactions characterized by a predominant mood of elation or depression, accompanied by related disturbances of thought and activity. The...

MOTOR CORTEX

is found in the front lobe of the brain and is wholly responsible for the control of voluntary movement. There are two parts- the...

MESOSYSTEM

was first proposed by U.S. psychologist Urie Bronfenbrenner (1917 - 2005) who implies that groups, clubs and institutions outside of home will influence a...

MOTOR PRIMACY THEORY

is the theory that body mechanisms which are associated with motor nerve functions develop long before sensory nerve mechanisms.

METHODOLOGICAL TRIANGULATION

is the use of both quantitative and qualitative methods to gather data.

MATE GUARDING

is the process of guarding a mate after fertilization to ensure only the genes of the first successful individual are passed onto the next...

MUSCIMOL

see agaric and gaba agonists.

MILLON CLINICAL MULTIAXIAL INVENTORY (MCMI)

is a questionnaire which requires either a true or false answer to 175 different items which is used to assess the clinical conditions and...

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