Saccadic system functioning among schizophrenia patients and their first-degree biological relatives.

@article{Clementz1994SaccadicSF,
  title={Saccadic system functioning among schizophrenia patients and their first-degree biological relatives.},
  author={Brett A. Clementz and Jennifer E. McDowell and Sidney Zisook},
  journal={Journal of abnormal psychology},
  year={1994},
  volume={103 2},
  pages={277-87}
}
In Study 1, 30 schizophrenia Ss and 27 nonpsychiatric comparison Ss were presented with a fixation task, a visually guided reflexive saccade (prosaccade) task, a predictive tracking task (0.4-Hz square wave), and an antisaccade task. The 2 groups did not differ on either the fixation or prosaccade tasks. Schizophrenia Ss had an increased number of errors on the antisaccade task and had decreased rightward visually guided saccade amplitudes during the predictive tracking task. In Study 2, 13… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 78 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…