PROGRESS IN NEURO-PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, vol.29, no.2, pp.239-244, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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PROGRESS IN NEURO-PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY
cognition, quality of life, schizophrenia, NEUROCOGNITIVE DEFICITS, NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL DEFICITS, OUTPATIENTS, COMMUNITY, SYMPTOMS, MEMORY
Background: The subjectively assessed quality of life of schizophrenia patients is mostly lower than healthy subjects, and cognitive impairment is an integral feature of schizophrenia. The aims of the present study were to compare the quality of life and neurocognitive functioning between the patients with schizophrenia and the healthy subjects, and to examine the relationships between quality of life and neurocognitive functions among the patients with schizophrenia.