Courtney B. Worley, MPH

THE UROLOGY CENTER, PC

111 S 90TH ST

Articles

The Case of Factitious Disorder Versus Malingering

October 30, 2009

Patients who exaggerate, feign, or induce physical illness are a great challenge to their physicians. Trained to trust their patients’ self-reports, even competent and conscientious physicians can fall victim to these deceptions.