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  1. Eileen Joyce


Cognitive impairment is generally considered and important facet of the schizophrenia syndrome but how fundamental is it? This presentation will argue that there is a limited general resource in schizophrenia that constrains the performance of a wide range of specific cognitive functions and underlies the development of psychotic symptoms as well as determining functional outcome. The possible neurobiological underpinnings will be discussed.

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