malingerer


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someone shirking their duty by feigning illness or incapacity

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29) Once identified, personnel who falsely claim PTSD are known as malingerers.
To my mind, these are not the character traits, or indeed the actions, of a malingerer or someone who is out to exaggerate her claim for nancial gain", he ruled.
I think that kind of stuff has long been ruled out as being dirty tricks, so we've had to find other ways if you suspect somebody is a malingerer, and technology has done that.
Once a malingerer is confirmed either by confrontation or corroboration through history or psychometric data he observes "they leg it out of the hospital.
Does it reflect basic mistrust - that everyone is immediately suspected of being a malingerer until proved otherwise?
At present, much work on malingering focuses on the detection of the malingerer (Kagle, 1998).
He was depicted as a hard-drinking malingerer in Michael Caine's 1964 film Zulu on the defence of Rorke's Drift, but was a God-fearing teetotaller in real life.
Although our two malingerer groups performed at a 95% correct level, they still both did poorly on the negative priming task in comparison to the control group.
Gottlieb that Tom was not a malingerer, but rather a person with repressed memories.
Vertigo, dizziness, and disequilibrium are all signs of vestibular dysfunction associated with mild traumatic brain injury," but "there is a tendency to discount a patient who does not have vertigo as a malingerer.
Vertigo, dizziness, and disequilibrium are all signs of vestibular dysfunction associated with mild traumatic brain injury However, there is a tendency to discount a patient who does not have vertigo as a malingerer," he said.
This typology consists of seven worker categories: the Replicated Family Worker, the High Achiever, the Assaulted Superego Worker, the Maligned Worker, the Outcast, the Constant Turmoil Worker and the Malingerer.
I could not believe that despite my many years of unblemished service I was a suspected malingerer because of that one incident.
Contract notice: Milling machining center 5-axis malingerer.
it was hard to reconcile the man who It was hard to reconcile the man who was dismissed by Jose Mourinho as a malingerer with the one who grafted so hard for Louis van Gaal's men.