Patients with psychotic disorders are often treated with numerous medications, many of which have anticholinergic activity. We assessed cognition in relation to the cumulative anticholinergic burden of multiple drugs included in treatment regimens of participants from the Bipolar-Schizophrenia Network on Intermediate Phenotypes (B-SNIP) study. Clinically … ContinuedTagged: Anticholineric, Burden, Cognitive, Disorders, Medications, Psychotic
Recognized globally as experts in neurocognition and pharmacologic treatment of CNS disorders, the NeuroCog Trials Scientific Team has been instrumental in hundreds of research projects and clinical trials. Below are links to our articles and other published works that comprise a portion of our scientific library.
Development and Validation of the Tablet-based Brief Assessment of Cognition (BAC App) for Schizophrenia
This poster was presented at the International Congress on Schizophrenia Research in San Diego 24-28 March 2017. The Brief Assessment of Cognition in Schizophrenia (BACS) is a pen-and-paper cognitive assessment tool that has been used in hundreds of research studies and clinical trials, and has … ContinuedTagged: App, BAC, Brief Assessment of Cognition, development, Tablet-Based, Validation
Article in JAMA Psychiatry One of the greatest challenges for the identification of the causes and cures for schizophrenia is the overwhelming heterogeneity of the disorder. Schizophrenia is defined by symptoms that have only weak associations with one another and are found in patients with … ContinuedTagged: Cognitive, Decline, Disrupted, Schizophrenia, Trajectory
Validation of the Persian version of the Schizophrenia Cognition Rating Scale (SCoRS) in patients with schizophrenia
The Schizophrenia Cognition Rating Scale (SCoRS) is an interview-based assessment of cognition that involves interviews with patients and informants. The SCoRS has shown good reliability, validity, and sensitivity to cognitive impairment in schizophrenia, with the advantage of brief administration and scoring time. The present study … ContinuedTagged: Persian, Schizophrenia, SCoRS, Validation, Version