Neuropsychological functioning among the nonpsychotic relatives of schizophrenic patients: a 4-year follow-up study.

@article{Faraone1999NeuropsychologicalFA,
  title={Neuropsychological functioning among the nonpsychotic relatives of schizophrenic patients: a 4-year follow-up study.},
  author={Stephen V Faraone and Larry J. Seidman and William S. Kremen and Rosemary Toomey and John Pepple and Ming T. Tsuang},
  journal={Journal of abnormal psychology},
  year={1999},
  volume={108 1},
  pages={176-81}
}
In a prior study of 54 relatives of patients with schizophrenia and 72 control participants, 3 neuropsychological functions met the criteria for risk indicators of the schizophrenia genotype: executive functioning, memory, and auditory attention. In an assessment of the stability of these findings, the sample was reexamined 4 years after the initial assessment. Three test scores were found to differ between groups (Immediate Verbal Memory, Delayed Verbal Memory, and Dichotic Listening Digits… CONTINUE READING

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