- Psychiatric and behavioral correlates of factitious blindnessMarc D Feldman
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Birmingham, AL 35243 5351, USA
Compr Psychiatry 49:159-62. 2008..These patients typically refuse psychiatric care, but earlier detection can help abort the illness deceptions and forestall iatrogenic complications...
- Mathematical modeling of the course and prognosis of factitious disorders: a game-theoretic approachArmin Rashidi
Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
J Theor Biol 240:48-53. 2006..Particularly, the doctor's error rate in realizing whether the symptoms are real or factitious can considerably affect the course of the disease. This is the first paper to apply a mathematical model to factitious disorders...