Effectiveness of an attention- and memory-training program on neuropsychological deficits in schizophrenia.

@article{Kurtz2001EffectivenessOA,
  title={Effectiveness of an attention- and memory-training program on neuropsychological deficits in schizophrenia.},
  author={Matthew Kurtz and Paul J. Moberg and Lyn Harper Mozley and Cynthia L Swanson and Ruben C. Gur and Raquel E. Gur},
  journal={Neurorehabilitation and neural repair},
  year={2001},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={75-80}
}
The effect of two cognitive remediation procedures developed for closed head injury, Attention Process Training (APT) and Prospective Memory Training (PROMT), on neuropsychological deficits in schizophrenia was investigated. Six patients with schizophrenia, varying in baseline intellectual function and symptoms, were studied; three in a remediation condition and three in a nonremediated control condition. Results were evaluated individually for each of the three treated patients. Two of three… CONTINUE READING

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