Balasubramanian, Thiagarajan Tests for Malingering Identifying non organic hearing loss. Recent advances in otolaryngology.
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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.
|Subjects:||Medicine and Dentistry > Others in Medicine and Dentistry > Medicine and Dentistry not elsewhere classified|
|Depositing User:||Dr Thiagarajan Balasubramanian|
|Date Deposited:||06 Feb 2012 10:45|
|Last Modified:||06 Feb 2012 10:45|
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