Psychometric detection of schizotypy: perceptual aberration and physical anhedonia in relatives of schizophrenics.

@article{Clementz1991PsychometricDO,
  title={Psychometric detection of schizotypy: perceptual aberration and physical anhedonia in relatives of schizophrenics.},
  author={Brett A. Clementz and William M. Grove and Joanna Katsanis and William G. Iacono},
  journal={Journal of abnormal psychology},
  year={1991},
  volume={100 4},
  pages={607-12}
}
We administered scales of Perceptual Aberration (PERAB) and Physical Anhedonia (PHYSAN), traits that may be related to risk for schizophrenia, to 54 schizophrenics, 146 of their first-degree relatives (evaluated for schizophrenia-related disorders), and 178 normal subjects (screened for psychotic disorders in them or their relatives). For both scales, there was a significant effect of group membership. For the PERAB scale, the schizophrenics had higher scores than the normal subjects, who had… CONTINUE READING

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