CPCP: Factitious Disorder by Dr. Garrett Wilcox MD

Here’s a great review of Factitious Disorder presented today by Family Medicine resident Dr. Garrett Wilcox, MD. It’s a poorly understood form of simulated illness which is distinct from somatic symptom disorders and malingering (an accusation, not a diagnosis) in which the patient deliberately feigns illness and lies to health care professionals about the origin […]