Social cognition in schizophrenia: a review of face processing.

  title={Social cognition in schizophrenia: a review of face processing.},
  author={Katie F M Marwick and Jeremy Hall},
  journal={British medical bulletin},
  volume={88 1},
BACKGROUND People with schizophrenia have difficulties in interpreting social information. Much social information is gathered from faces, and face processing represents a well-characterized model to study the basis of social deficits in schizophrenia. SOURCES OF DATA A narrative review of selected literature. AREAS OF AGREEMENT Individuals with schizophrenia have impairments in recognizing basic emotions and making social judgements from facial stimuli. Areas of controversy The neural… CONTINUE READING