Effects of Smoking on P50 Waveform in Schizophrenic Patients


Turan T. , Dolu N. , Ozsoy S. , Kilic C. , Besirli A. , EŞEL E.

KLINIK PSIKOFARMAKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.19, no.3, pp.227-235, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : KLINIK PSIKOFARMAKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.227-235

Abstract

Objective: Smoking is very common in schizophrenic patients compared to general population. It is considered that nicotine improves cognitive disturbances in addition to its role in normalization of auditory sensory gating deficit in schizophrenia.