Lack of insight may predict impaired decision making in manic patients.

@article{Adida2008LackOI,
  title={Lack of insight may predict impaired decision making in manic patients.},
  author={Marc Adida and Luke Clark and Pascale Pomietto and Arthur Kaladjian and Nathalie Besnier and Jean Michel Azorin and R{\'e}gine Jeanningros and Guy M. Goodwin},
  journal={Bipolar disorders},
  year={2008},
  volume={10 7},
  pages={829-37}
}
OBJECTIVES The tendency to engage in risky behaviours is a core feature of the manic episodes of bipolar disorder. The aim of this study was to establish whether this characteristic can be quantified with a laboratory measure of decision making [the Iowa Gambling Task (IGT)] and to determine clinical correlates of the IGT performance in mania. METHODS… CONTINUE READING