Preserved reading and spelling ability in psychotic disorders.

  title={Preserved reading and spelling ability in psychotic disorders.},
  author={J Thomas Dalby and Richard P. Williams},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  volume={16 1},
Standard scores on tests of intelligence, memory and academic achievement were obtained from individuals with either schizophrenic spectrum disorders, mania, alcohol abuse, antisocial personality disorders or no mental disorder. The three cognitive measures were highly and positively correlated in three groups (normal controls, alcohol abusers and antisocial personality disorders), while in the schizophrenic spectrum and manic groups a pattern of average reading and spelling achievement was… CONTINUE READING