Neurocognitive characteristics of individuals with schizophrenia and cocaine dependence: comparison of currently dependent and remitted groups.

@article{Peer2009NeurocognitiveCO,
  title={Neurocognitive characteristics of individuals with schizophrenia and cocaine dependence: comparison of currently dependent and remitted groups.},
  author={Jason E Peer and Melanie E. Bennett and Alan S. Bellack},
  journal={The Journal of nervous and mental disease},
  year={2009},
  volume={197 8},
  pages={631-4}
}
Several investigations of cognitive functioning in individuals with schizophrenia and co-occurring cocaine use have yielded mixed results when compared with samples with schizophrenia only. However, no studies have specifically compared remitted and current cocaine dependence in schizophrenia. Such an analysis could help clarify the degree and type of cognitive impairment associated with cocaine dependence in schizophrenia. Two samples of individuals with schizophrenia - those with current… CONTINUE READING

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