Munchausen syndrome by proxy - a literature review and Swedish case histories
2001 (English)In: Läkartidningen, ISSN 0023-7205, Vol. 98, no 19, 2302-+ p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSbP) is a potentially lethal form of child abuse. Mortality rates around 10 percent have been reported. A knowledge of the characteristics of MSbP is needed in order to reveal the diagnosis and to handle the management correctly. Swedish experience is in accordance with international reports.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2001. Vol. 98, no 19, 2302-+ p.
National CategoryMedical and Health Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-49259OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-49259DiVA: diva2:270155