Smoking May Improve Cognitive Deficits in Schizophrenic Patients, Yale Researchers Find
The researchers found that cigarette smoking improves a type of cognitive function called visuospatial working memory
(VSWM) in patients with schizophrenia, but that smoking had no beneficial effects, or even negative effects, on this form of
cognitive function in healthy subjects without schizophrenia.
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