Perceptual organization deficits in psychotic patients.


It has been proposed that a characteristic of schizophrenic processing is an abnormality of top-down processing. The relationship between impaired top-down processing and symptoms of reality distortion was investigated using a 'degraded interference' task. In this task, fragmented stimuli (Stroop words, control words and crosses) are presented on a computer… (More)


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@article{Peters2002PerceptualOD, title={Perceptual organization deficits in psychotic patients.}, author={Emmanuelle Peters and Julia A. Nunn and Alan Pickering and David R. Hemsley}, journal={Psychiatry research}, year={2002}, volume={110 2}, pages={125-35} }