False memories and delusional ideation in normal healthy subjects

  title={False memories and delusional ideation in normal healthy subjects},
  author={K. Laws and Reena Bhatt},
  journal={Personality and Individual Differences},
  • K. Laws, Reena Bhatt
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology
  • Personality and Individual Differences
  • Abstract Studies have reported substantial mnestic deficits in patients with schizophrenia. Most of this research, however, has focussed on errors of omission (poor recall/recognition) rather than commission (such as false recall/recognition). Nevertheless, recent studies report that schizophrenics show increased false recognition and speculate that this may underpin delusional ideation ( Moritz et al., 2004 ). No previous study has examined whether such memory problems exist in normal… CONTINUE READING

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