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Balasubramanian, Thiagarajan Tests for Malingering Identifying non organic hearing loss. Recent advances in otolaryngology.

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    Abstract

    Malingering is common these days with liberal workmen compensation act. Lots of concessions are given to physically challenged these days. It is our duty to ensure that these incentives reach the deserving. In order to identify the beneficiaries we should weed out malingerers. Fortunately there are various tests which can be performed to weed them out. This article is a treatise of how to identify malingerers. It enumerates various bed side tests, tuning fork tests and objective tests to identify non organic hearing loss.

    Item Type: Article
    Subjects: Medicine and Dentistry > Others in Medicine and Dentistry > Medicine and Dentistry not elsewhere classified
    Divisions: UNSPECIFIED
    Depositing User: Dr Thiagarajan Balasubramanian
    Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 10:45
    Last Modified: 06 Feb 2012 10:45
    URI: http://opendepot.org/id/eprint/645

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