Search tips
Search criteria 


Logo of westjmedLink to Publisher's site
West J Med. 1998 June; 168(6): 537–539.
PMCID: PMC1305082

'Virtual' factitious disorders and Munchausen by proxy.

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (525K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

Selected References

These references are in PubMed. This may not be the complete list of references from this article.
  • Meadow R. Munchausen syndrome by proxy. The hinterland of child abuse. Lancet. 1977 Aug 13;2(8033):343–345. [PubMed]
  • King BH, Ford CV. Pseudologia fantastica. Acta Psychiatr Scand. 1988 Jan;77(1):1–6. [PubMed]
  • Reich P, Gottfried LA. Factitious disorders in a teaching hospital. Ann Intern Med. 1983 Aug;99(2):240–247. [PubMed]
  • Folks DG. Munchausen's syndrome and other factitious disorders. Neurol Clin. 1995 May;13(2):267–281. [PubMed]

Articles from The Western Journal of Medicine are provided here courtesy of BMJ Publishing Group