Medications and verbal memory impairment in schizophrenia: the role of anticholinergic drugs.

@article{Brbion2004MedicationsAV,
  title={Medications and verbal memory impairment in schizophrenia: the role of anticholinergic drugs.},
  author={Gildas Br{\'e}bion and Rodrigo Affonseca Bressan and Xavier E. Amador and D Malaspina and J. M. Gorman},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={369-74}
}
BACKGROUND We wished to assess the effect of three types of medication on verbal memory impairments in schizophrenia. METHOD Forty-eight patients with schizophrenia and 40 healthy control subjects underwent a battery of verbal memory tasks, including free recall, recognition and short-term memory span. All the patients were on antipsychotic medication. In… CONTINUE READING