Patients having chronic factitious disorder with physical symptoms (Munchausen's syndrome) may obstruct treatment of coexistent medical or surgical problems. When faced with this situation recently, the authors found public guardianship a useful approach to ensure continuity of care.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Hospital and Community Psychiatry|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1983|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Psychiatry and Mental health