Information processing abnormalities in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder

Balaban O. D. , Atagun M. I. , ÖZGÜVEN H.

Dusunen Adam, cilt.31, sa.2, ss.135-147, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 31 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5350/dajpn2018310202
  • Dergi Adı: Dusunen Adam
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.135-147


Objective: Patients with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia exhibit abnormalities in attention, memory, working memory, verbal/visual learning and executive functions. However, many of the tests fail to detect slight changes in cognitive performance due to ceiling effect. It was aimed to determine sensitivity and specificity of the tests that measure information processing in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder in this study.