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Cherednikova T.V. Modern neuropsychological, neurogenetic and neuromathematical concepts of schizophrenic thought disorders (review)

Full text in Russian: Чередникова Т.В. Современные нейропсихологические, нейрогенетические и нейроматематические концепции нарушений мышления при шизофрении: обзор
The Bekhterev Psychoneurological Research Institute, Saint Petersburg, Russia

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The summary of neuropsychologal, neurogenetical and neuromathematical concepts of schizophrenic thought disorders (TD) is presented. The importance of these concepts for rising scientific substantiation, objectiveness and heuristics of scientific views on schizophrenic thought disorders is proved. Possible neurocognitive mechanisms and neurobiological bases (genetic and morphofunctional brain abnormalities) of thought disorders are discussed. It is emphasized that the notion of complex, multilevel and systemic organization of TD pathogenesis neurobiological mechanisms is common to modern foreign science. The lack of unity of views on some theoretical issues and insufficient coherence of certain facts and theories in schizophrenic thought disorders is noted.

Keywords: thought disorders, schizophrenia, neurocognitive and neurobiological mechanisms of thought disorders, neuromathematical models, neuropsychology of schizophrenia, neurogenetics of schizophrenia


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Received 13 December 2010. Date of publication: 28 February 2011.

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Cherednikova Tatyana V. Ph.D., Senior  Research Associate, Laboratory of Medical Psychology, The Bekhterev Psychoneurological Research Institute, ul. V.M.Bekhtereva, str. 3, 192019 Saint Petersburg, Russia.
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Cherednikova, T. V. (2011). Modern neuropsychological, neurogenetic and neuromathematical concepts of schizophrenic thought disorders (review). Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya, 1(15). Retrieved from 0421100116/0011. [in Russian, abstr. in English].

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Cherednikova T.V. Modern neuropsychological, neurogenetic and neuromathematical concepts of schizophrenic thought disorders (review) [Electronic resource] // Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya. 2011. N 1(15). URL: (date of access: 0421100116/0011. [in Russian, abstr. in English]

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