Selective handling of information in patients suffering from restrictive anorexia in an emotional Stroop test and a word recognition test.

@article{Mendlewicz2001SelectiveHO,
  title={Selective handling of information in patients suffering from restrictive anorexia in an emotional Stroop test and a word recognition test.},
  author={Laura Mendlewicz and François Nef and Yves Simon},
  journal={Neuropsychobiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={59-64}
}
Several studies have been carried out using the Stroop test in eating disorders. Some of these studies have brought to light the existence of cognitive and attention deficits linked principally to weight and to food in anorexic and bulimic patients. The aim of the current study is to replicate and to clarify the existence of cognitive and attention deficits in anorexic patients using the Stroop test and a word recognition test. The recognition test is made up of 160 words; 80 words from the… CONTINUE READING

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