Functional asymmetries in schizophrenia and their relationship to cognitive performance.

@article{Sakuma1996FunctionalAI,
  title={Functional asymmetries in schizophrenia and their relationship to cognitive performance.},
  author={Michael Sakuma and Anne L Hoff and Lynn E. DeLisi},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  year={1996},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={1-13}
}
Previous accounts of cerebral dominance in schizophrenic patients have been conflicting. While many studies report decreased patterns of functional laterality in schizophrenic subjects, others report increases or no differences. Conceptual differences in the definition of laterality and its effects on behavior may be a reason for the poor concordance among studies. The present report addresses some of these problems and examines the hypothesis that schizophrenia may be associated with an… CONTINUE READING