Executive function and nonverbal memory in obsessive-compulsive disorder
作者: Rafael PenadésRosa CatalánSusana AndrésManel SalameroCristóbal Gastó
作者单位: 1Clinical Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain
刊名: Psychiatry Research, 2004, Vol.133 (1), pp.81-90
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.psychres.2004.09.005
关键词: Obsessive-compulsive disorderMemoryExecutive functionOrganizational strategies
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)It has been suggested that memory impairments found in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) are mediated by organizational problems in encoding that are caused by primary executive dysfunction. Performance on different nonverbal memory and executive skills was tested in 68 subjects (35 non-depressed OCD sufferers and 33 healthy controls). Multiple regression models were performed to analyze the role of different cognitive variables, especially organizational encoding strategies in nonverbal memory. OCD patients performed significantly worse than controls in immediate nonverbal memory [Rey–Osterrieth Complex Figure Test (RCFT)] and on all the executive functions such as interference control (Stroop test), mental set shifting (Trail-Making Test), and organizational strategies...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.456 (2012)

  • compulsive 强制的
  • disorder 无序
  • memory 记忆
  • depressed 扁平的
  • organizational 组织
  • controls 控制机构
  • encoding 编码
  • mediation 
  • executive 等程序
  • interference 干涉