Influence of social cognition on daily functioning in schizophrenia: study of incremental validity and mediational effects.

@article{MartnezDomnguez2015InfluenceOS,
  title={Influence of social cognition on daily functioning in schizophrenia: study of incremental validity and mediational effects.},
  author={Sara Mart{\'i}nez-Dom{\'i}nguez and Rafael Penad{\'e}s and Barbara Segura and Alexandre Gonz{\'a}lez-Rodr{\'i}guez and Rosa Ma Catal{\'a}n},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  year={2015},
  volume={225 3},
  pages={374-80}
}
While the role of impaired neurocognition in accounting for functional outcome in schizophrenia is generally established, the influence of social cognition on this relationship is far from clear. This study aims to explore in depth the nature of the relationship between neurocognition, social cognition and daily functioning in people with schizophrenia. Twenty-one individuals diagnosed with schizophrenia and 15 controls completed the assessment of symptom severity, neuropsychological status… CONTINUE READING