The effects of atypical antipsychotic drugs on neurocognitive impairment in schizophrenia: a review and meta-analysis.

@article{Keefe1999TheEO,
  title={The effects of atypical antipsychotic drugs on neurocognitive impairment in schizophrenia: a review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Richard S. E. Keefe and Susan G. Silva and Diana O. Perkins and Joseph A. Lieberman},
  journal={Schizophrenia bulletin},
  year={1999},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={201-22}
}
Cognitive deficits are a fundamental feature of the psychopathology of schizophrenia. Yet the effect of treatment on this dimension of the illness has been unclear. Atypical antipsychotic medications have been reported to reduce the neurocognitive impairment associated with schizophrenia. However, studies of the pattern and degree of cognitive improvement with these compounds have been methodologically limited and have produced variable results, and few findings have been replicated. To clarify… CONTINUE READING
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