Assessment of Executive Functions in Social Phobia Patients Using the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test


Topcuoglu V. , Fistikci N., Ekinci O., Gonentur A. G. , Agouridas B. C.

TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI, cilt.20, ss.322-331, 2009 (SSCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 20 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Dergi Adı: TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.322-331

Özet

Objective. Problem solving and adjusting responses according to feedback are among the executive functions that may be impaired in social phobia patients. The objective of this study was to compare social phobia patients' Wisconsin Card Sorting Test scores with those of controls; thus, our aim was to examine executive functions in social phobia patients.