Fabricated or Induced Illness by Carers (Fll): A Practical Guide for Paediatricians.

Scope and Content

This is the second edition of this publication since the 1st edition in 2002. This publication should be read in conjunction with the government's 2008 document "Safeguarding Children in Whom Illness is Fabricated or Induced: A review of the implementation of the 2002 guidance within the NHS". Within this 2009 publication the concept of fabricated illness is presented and five examples are outlined.