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ALLMedicine™ Malingering Center

Research & Reviews  324 results

Repeat endoscopy for deliberate foreign body ingestions
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/255666/endoscopy/repeat-endoscopy-deliberate-foreign-body-ingestions
Ariel Sims, MD, Vijaya L. Rao, MD

Jun 22nd, 2022 - A 35-year-old female with a complex psychiatric history and polysubstance use presents to the emergency department following ingestion of three sewing needles. The patient has a long history of multiple suicide attempts and foreign-body ingestions.

The Montreal Cognitive Assessment Test (MoCA) as a screening tool for cognitive dysfunc...
https://doi.org/10.55563/clinexprheumatol/3yxu6p
Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology; Elkana O, Nimni Y et. al.

Jun 15th, 2022 - Cognitive dysfunction is one of the criteria for the diagnosis of fibromyalgia (FM) and is typically based on self-report questionnaires such as the Symptom Severity Scale. However, recent studies have shown that there is no correlation between th...

Assessment of Malingering among Servicemembers with a Focused Examination of Explanator...
https://doi.org/10.29158/JAAPL.210160-21
The Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and The... Rogers R, Chang YT et. al.

Apr 29th, 2022 - Umbrasas briefly mentioned established models of malingering that sought to understand the driving motivations for feigning mental disorders. He used these models as a point of departure to consider the unique experiences and enduring challenges o...

Examining the cross-cultural validity of the test of memory malingering and the Rey 15-...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23279095.2022.2064753
Applied Neuropsychology. Adult; Crişan I, Erdodi L

Apr 28th, 2022 - This study was designed to investigate the cross-cultural validity of two freestanding performance validity tests (PVTs), the Test of Memory Malingering - Trial 1 (TOMM-1) and the Rey Fifteen Item Test (Rey-15) in Romanian-speaking patients. The T...

Explanatory Models Differentiating Servicemember Malingering from Delayed Symptom Report.
https://doi.org/10.29158/JAAPL.210068-21
The Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and The... Umbrasas KV

Apr 27th, 2022 - The military mental health clinic is a medico-legal setting that provides servicemembers with treatment, administrative, and forensic services. Clinicians must be vigilant for malingering in this setting but flexible enough to recognize genuine sy...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

Treatment of Pediatric Patients That Lost Sense of Smell Due to COVID-19
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04964414

Oct 4th, 2021 - Researchers will screen all potentially eligible patients that have 'loss of smell' as their reason for visit at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology. At the initial consult appointment at the Division of Ped...

Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease Using Event Related Potentials
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02957227

Mar 30th, 2021 - The objective of this study is to improve the accuracy of diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease in a clinic setting using an EEG device to measure event related potentials. This study will recruit patients who are being seen with a memory complaint or ...

Strategic Memory and Reasoning Training for Cognitive Problems
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04554537

Sep 21st, 2020 - DESIGN: This is a double-blind, randomized controlled clinical trial. A total of 150 adults ages 19-65 years with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and/or subthreshold of full diagnosis of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will be recruited for the ...

Early Diagnosis of Steroid-Responsive & No-Responsive Hearing Loss
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00013468

Jan 21st, 2009 - Because of its close association with sensorineural hearing loss, tinnitus is a prevalent issue for veterans who are proportionally more hearing-impaired than the civilian population. The VA system disburses $110 million per year to over 115,000 v...

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News  29 results

Repeat endoscopy for deliberate foreign body ingestions
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/255666/endoscopy/repeat-endoscopy-deliberate-foreign-body-ingestions
Ariel Sims, MD, Vijaya L. Rao, MD

Jun 22nd, 2022 - A 35-year-old female with a complex psychiatric history and polysubstance use presents to the emergency department following ingestion of three sewing needles. The patient has a long history of multiple suicide attempts and foreign-body ingestions.

Substance use or substance use disorder: A question of judgment
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/247541/addiction-medicine/substance-use-or-substance-use-disorder-question
Nicolas Badre, MD, Jason Compton, MD

Oct 19th, 2021 - Substance use disorders can be a thorny topic in residency because of our role as gatekeepers of mental hospitals during our training. Intoxicated patients often get dismissed as a burden and distraction, malingering their way into a comfortable p.

Caring for the Difficult Patient
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957376

Aug 27th, 2021 - A 64-year-old White woman with very few medical problems complains of bug bites. She had seen no bugs and had no visible bites. There is no rash. "So what bit me?" she asked, pulling her mask down for emphasis. How should I know? I thought, but di...

Feigning alcohol withdrawal symptoms can render the CIWA-Ar scale useless
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/213122/addiction-medicine/feigning-alcohol-withdrawal-symptoms-can-render-ciwa-ar
Martin R. Witkin, DO

Dec 2nd, 2019 - The Clinical Institute Withdrawal Assessment for Alcohol–Revised (CIWA-Ar) scale is a well-established protocol that attempts to measure the degree of alcohol and benzodiazepine withdrawal. The CIWA-Ar scale measures 10 domains and indexes the sev.

Sick, or faking it?
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/206991/somatic-disorders/sick-or-faking-it/page/0/3?channel=297

Sep 1st, 2019 - Bottom Line A patient with factitious disorder stimulates, induces, or aggravates illnesses to gain the status of being a patient. Treatment options include psychiatric care, psychoeducation, or psychotherapy.

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