Olfactory identification and Stroop interference converge in schizophrenia.

  title={Olfactory identification and Stroop interference converge in schizophrenia.},
  author={Scot E. Purdon},
  journal={Journal of psychiatry & neuroscience : JPN},
  volume={23 3},
  • Scot E. Purdon
  • Published 1998 in Journal of psychiatry & neuroscience : JPN
OBJECTIVE To test the discriminant validity of a model predicting a dissociation between measures of right and left frontal lobe function in people with schizophrenia. PARTICIPANTS Twenty-one clinically stable outpatients with schizophrenia. INTERVENTIONS Patients were administered the University of Pennsylvania Smell Identification Test (UPSIT), the Stroop Color-Word Test (Stroop), and the Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale (PANSS). OUTCOME MEASURES Scores on these tests and relation… CONTINUE READING