Transient versus sustained visual channels in the visual backward masking deficits of schizophrenia patients.

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BACKGROUND Schizophrenia patients have information-processing deficits that can be quantified using visual backward masking. The visual information processing system is divided functionally and structurally into transient and sustained visual channels. When visual stimuli are presented to a subject, the transient pathway detects the presence and location of… (More)

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@article{Cadenhead1998TransientVS, title={Transient versus sustained visual channels in the visual backward masking deficits of schizophrenia patients.}, author={Kristin S. Cadenhead and Y Serper and David L. Braff}, journal={Biological psychiatry}, year={1998}, volume={43 2}, pages={132-8} }