Face and body perception in schizophrenia: a configural processing deficit?

  title={Face and body perception in schizophrenia: a configural processing deficit?},
  author={Denise A Soria Bauser and Patrizia Thoma and Victoria Aizenberg and Martin Br{\"u}ne and G. Juckel and Irene Daum},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  volume={195 1-2},
Face and body perception rely on common processing mechanisms and activate similar but not identical brain networks. Patients with schizophrenia show impaired face perception, and the present study addressed for the first time body perception in this group. Seventeen patients diagnosed with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder were compared to 17 healthy controls on standardized tests assessing basic face perception skills (identity discrimination, memory for faces, recognition of facial… CONTINUE READING

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