Executive function in parents of patients with familial versus sporadic bipolar disorder

KÖŞGER F., Essizoglu A., Baltacioglu M., Ulkgun N., YENİLMEZ Ç.

COMPREHENSIVE PSYCHIATRY, vol.61, pp.36-41, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2015.05.013
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.36-41
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: Studies investigating the cognitive function of healthy relatives of patients with bipolar disorder are conflicting, and the neurocognitive profile of relatives of bipolar disorder probands is still unclear. We aimed to evaluate executive function in unaffected parents of familial and sporadic patients with bipolar disorder.