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Thought disorder

  • Lauren Passby and Matthew R. Broome

We review thought disorder in psychopathology, including how one can assess it clinically, useful psychometric measures and its clinical importance. In the final section we discuss how recent studies in neuropsychology and neuroimaging have helped understand the mechanisms of abnormal speech and languages in psychotic illnesses.

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Correspondence Dr Matthew R. Broome, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Warneford Lane, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK. Email:
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Thought disorder

  • Lauren Passby and Matthew R. Broome
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