Do sex differences affect prefrontal cortex associated cognition in schizophrenia?

@article{RoeschEly2009DoSD,
  title={Do sex differences affect prefrontal cortex associated cognition in schizophrenia?},
  author={Daniela Roesch-Ely and Eva Hornberger and Stephan Weiland and Christiane Hornstein and Peter Parzer and Christine Thomas and Matthias Weisbrod},
  journal={Schizophrenia research},
  year={2009},
  volume={107 2-3},
  pages={255-61}
}
UNLABELLED Cognitive deficits in schizophrenia, especially those related to prefrontal cortex (PFC) functions, influence functional outcome. There is evidence for sex differences in cognition in schizophrenia, but the results in the literature are still controversial. OBJECTIVE This study evaluated different modalities of working memory (WM) and executive control (EC), functions that are both associated with the PFC, between sexes in schizophrenic patients and controls. METHODS We used a… CONTINUE READING