Disengagement of attention in schizophrenia.


We compared covert shift of visual attention in patients with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder, both in states of remission, to normal controls to examine the persistence of lateralized attentional deficits into nonpsychotic states. Although patients were slower in all conditions than normals, there was no difference in pattern of attentional shift among… (More)


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@article{Strauss1991DisengagementOA, title={Disengagement of attention in schizophrenia.}, author={Milton E. Strauss and Tina Novakovic and Allen Y. Tien and Frederick W. Bylsma and Godfrey D. Pearlson}, journal={Psychiatry research}, year={1991}, volume={37 2}, pages={139-46} }