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ALLMedicine™ Malingering Center

Research & Reviews  295 results

Assessment of Malingering among Servicemembers with a Focused Examination of Explanator...
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-...
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.
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...

Identifying Feigned ADHD in College Students: Comparing the Multidimensional ADHD Ratin...
Journal of Attention Disorders; Potts HE, Lewandowski LJ et. al.

Apr 26th, 2022 - There is increased concern for malingering in ADHD evaluations due to presence of incentives such as accommodations and medications. Although several validity tests are available to classify malingering in non-ADHD populations, there is no test wi...

Failed Performance on the Test of Memory Malingering and Misdiagnosis in Individuals wi...
Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology : the Official Journ... Corriveau-Lecavalier N, Alden EC et. al.

Apr 19th, 2022 - Individuals with early-onset dysexecutive Alzheimer's disease (dAD) have high rates of failed performance validity testing (PVT), which can lead to symptom misinterpretation and misdiagnosis. The aim of this retrospective study is to evaluate rate...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Strategic Memory and Reasoning Training for Cognitive Problems

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 ...

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News  20 results

Substance use or substance use disorder: A question of judgment
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

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...

Sick, or faking it?

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.

How Some Patients Fake Illness or Injury and Get Away With It

May 14th, 2019 - How to Spot Patients Faking Illness or Disability Catching a patient who's acting sick or injured is "about using your powers of observation as a doctor," says Mark Pilley, MD, a family physician in Omaha, Nebraska, who performs Social Security di...

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: It's Real, and We Can Do Better

Feb 25th, 2019 - My name is Dr Elizabeth Unger and I am chief of CDC's Chronic Viral Diseases Branch, which houses the myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) program. An estimated 836,000 to 2.5 million Americans suffer from ME/CFS, a serious,...

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