[Anxiety and cognition disorders].

  title={[Anxiety and cognition disorders].},
  author={Charles Siegfried Peretti},
  volume={24 3},
Anxious subjects present attentional disorders that are manifest with an increased bias towards threatening contents stimuli. In tasks derived from the Stroop task (such as emotional Stroop, a variant of the classic Stroop task) congruence between anxious themes or manifestations and stimuli content induces information processing changes leading to a slowness of response speed. In this case, results are similar to those obtained in signal detection tasks either when information is visually or… CONTINUE READING