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Table 2 Differences between patients and controls in ToM and neurocognition

From: Theory of mind and neurocognition in early psychosis: a quasi-experimental study

  Patients Healthy controls Significance test: t (40)
ToM −1.60 ± 2.16 1.94 ± 1.04 6.55**
 Picture sequencing 4.80 ± 1.19 5.87 ± .28 3.81**
 Joke appreciation 1.26 ± .47 1.90 ± .27 5.23**
 Story comprehension .72 ± .31 1.19 ± .27 5.17**
Neurocognition −3.66 ± 3.77 4.21 ± 3.89 6.57**
 IQ 96.65 ± 8.41 103.42 ± 9.32 2.47*
 Visual memory 16.78 ± 3.26 19.84 ± 2.73 3.25**
 Verbal memory 26.39 ± 15.76 54.21 ± 13.44 6.08**
 Verbal fluency 28.00 ± 9.29 44.58 ± 13.47 4.71**
 Semantic fluency 32.43 ± 9.45 56.95 ± 12.94 7.09**
 Inhibition 32.30 ± 9.88 23.24 ± 5.92 3.49**
 Set-Shifting -.17 ± .93 .20 ± .50 1.54
 Planning 60.26 ± 7.84 55.63 ± 6.79 2.02
  1. Note. Data expressed as means ± SD. *p < .05, **p < .01.