The detection of deception.

  title={The detection of deception.},
  author={David Faust},
  journal={Neurologic clinics},
  volume={13 2},
In clinical situations patient honesty and self-interest usually coincide; however, in legal circumstances patients may be motivated to deceive and may be skilled in doing so. Research raises doubts about the capacity of health professionals to detect malingering, particularly when there is less known about conditions or expected symptom patterns, more… CONTINUE READING