Abnormal brain response of chronic schizophrenia patients despite normal performance during a visual vigilance task.

@article{Eyler2004AbnormalBR,
  title={Abnormal brain response of chronic schizophrenia patients despite normal performance during a visual vigilance task.},
  author={Lisa T. Eyler and Rosanna K. Olsen and Dilip V. Jeste and Gregory Brown},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  year={2004},
  volume={130 3},
  pages={245-57}
}
Deficits of attention are common among individuals with schizophrenia (SZ) and are related both to genetic liability to the disorder and to functional outcome among patients. To explore the brain systems underlying these attentional abnormalities, we compared the response of nine patients with chronic SZ or schizoaffective disorder to that of 10 matched… CONTINUE READING