Empirical evaluation of language disorder in schizophrenia.

  title={Empirical evaluation of language disorder in schizophrenia.},
  author={Massoud Stephane and Giuseppe Pellizzer and Charles R. Fletcher and Kate McClannahan},
  journal={Journal of psychiatry & neuroscience : JPN},
  volume={32 4},
OBJECTIVE Studies of the content of speech and of verbal hallucinations in schizophrenia point to dysfunction at multiple levels of language. In this study, we empirically evaluated language processes. METHODS We examined the performance of 22 schizophrenia patients and 11 healthy control subjects with procedures designed to explore the sublexical… CONTINUE READING