Sustained attention and executive functions in euthymic young people with bipolar disorder.

@article{Kolur2006SustainedAA,
  title={Sustained attention and executive functions in euthymic young people with bipolar disorder.},
  author={U S Kolur and Yemmigannur Chandrashekhar Janardhan Reddy and John P. John and T. K. Kandavel and Sumeet Jain},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  year={2006},
  volume={189},
  pages={
          453-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND Persistent neuropsychological impairments have been reported in the euthymic phase of bipolar affective disorder. However, the findings have been confounded by multiple episodes, chronic illness and residual mood symptoms. AIMS To assess sustained attention and executive functioning in euthymic young people with bipolar I disorder who had had no more than two affective episodes. METHOD Thirty euthymic patients (with illness duration of less than 5 years and no more than two… CONTINUE READING
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