Neurological tests improve after Olympic-style boxing bouts: a pretournament and post-tournament study in the 2016 Women’s World Boxing Championships

Authors: David R Howell, William P Meehan 3rd, Michael P Loosemore, Joseph Cummiskey, Jean-Paul Grabner von Rosenberg, David McDonagh

Journal: British Journal of Sports Medicine

Year Published: 2017

Aim: To prospectively examine the neurocognitive, postural, dual-task and visual abilities of female Olympic-style boxers before and after participation in a tournament. Methods: Sixty-one females completed the modified Balance Error Scoring System (mBESS), King-Devick test and […]

Clinical trials of potential cognitive-enhancing drugs in schizophrenia: what have we learned so far?

Authors: Richard S E Keefe, Robert W Buchanan, Stephen R Marder, Nina R Schooler, Ashish Dugar, Milana Zivkov, Michelle Stewart

Journal: Schizophrenia Bulletin

Year Published: 2013

In light of the number of studies conducted to examine the treatment of cognitive impairment associated with schizophrenia (CIAS), we critically reviewed recent CIAS trials. Trials were identified through searches of the website “” using the […]

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