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The interaction of affective with psychotic processes: A test of the effects of worrying on working memory, jumping to conclusions, and anomalies of experience in patients with persecutory delusions

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Worry has traditionally been considered in the study of common emotional disorders such as anxiety and depression, but recent studies indicate that worry may be a causal factor in the occurrence and persistence of persecutory delusions. The effect of worry on processes traditionally associated with psychosis has not been tested. The aim of the study was to examine the short-term effects of a bout of worry on three cognitive processes typically considered markers of psychosis: working memory, ...

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Freeman, D More by this author
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Wingham, G More by this author
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Journal:
Journal of Psychiatric Research
Volume:
47
Issue:
12
Pages:
1837-1842
Publication date:
2013-12-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1879-1379
ISSN:
0022-3956
URN:
uuid:0bc1bfdd-1d79-4e81-beb9-8689946e090c
Source identifiers:
436748
Local pid:
pubs:436748
Language:
English
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