Munchausen Syndrome (cont.)
Authors and Editors
Author: Roxanne Dryden-Edwards, MD
Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth
Previous contributing authors and editors:
Author: James C Hamilton, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Alabama.
Marc D Feldman, MD, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Private Practitioner.
Editors: Ronald C Albucher, MD, Assistant Chief, Psychiatry Service, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan School of Medicine; Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.com, Inc; Alan D Schmetzer, MD, Professor and Assistant Chair for Education, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine.
REFERENCES:Last Editorial Review: 8/1/2012
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Lauwers, R, N. Van De Winkel, N. Vanderbruggen, and I. Hubloue. "Munchausen syndrome in the emergency department mostly difficult, sometimes easy to diagnose: a case report and review of the literature."
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Stirling, J., Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect. "Beyond Munchausen syndrome by proxy: Identification and treatment of child abuse in a medical setting." Pediatrics 119.5 May 2007: 1026-1030.
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