Malingering

Known as: malinger, malingers 
Simulation of symptoms of illness or injury with intent to deceive in order to obtain a goal, e.g., a claim of physical illness to avoid jury duty.
National Institutes of Health

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1938-2017
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2009
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2009
During the past two decades clinical and research efforts have led to increasingly sophisticated and effective methods and… (More)
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2009
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2009
Post-concussion syndrome (PCS) can affect up to 20%-30% of patients with mild closed head injury (mCHI), comprising incomplete… (More)
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2008
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2008
Two commonly used symptom validity tests are the Test of Memory Malingering (TOMM) and Word Memory Test (WMT). After examining… (More)
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2007
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2007
The identification of insufficient effort is critical to neuropsychological evaluation, and several existing instruments assess… (More)
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2004
2004
The Test of Memory Malingering (TOMM; T. N. Tombaugh, 1996) is a newly developed visual recognition test that uses pictures of… (More)
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2003
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2003
Cut-off scores defining clinically atypical patterns of performance were identified for five standard neuropsychological and… (More)
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2002
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2002
Twenty-five undergraduate students were instructed to feign believable impairment following a brain injury from a car accident… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
This article discusses the development and validation of a paper and pencil screening measure, the Structured inventory of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
For seven years following head trauma, a 45-year-old restaurant owner had claimed that he was unable to work because of impaired… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
This paper intoduces new principles for the design and use of letter charts for the measurement of visual acuity. It is advocated… (More)
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