FACTITIOUS DISORDER

is considered (in the DSM-IV-TR), as any of a group of disorders in which the patient intentionally produces or feigns physical or psychological symptoms...

FACTUAL KNOWLEDGE

is knowledge, which is gained by the individual semantically, or otherwise the knowledge maybe generic. Examples can be any piece of specific factual information...

FALLECTOMY

is a similar process to salpingectomies; fallectomy involves the sterilization of a female, where their fallopian tubes are either cut, tied off or both...

FALSE PREGNANCY

is otherwise known as pseudocyesis or a pseudopregnancy, where a women will display all the normal signs of pregnancy but will not actually be...

FAMILISM

is primarily observed in collectivist and traditional cultures where there is a strong level of interpersonal relationships within the extended family to

FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES

can include services such as day and overnight respite and parental training for family members of an individual who suffers from a developmental disability...

FAST MUSCLE FIBER

is a type of muscle fibre, however, the binary opposite to slow muscle fibres. Fast muscle fibres are found in skeletal muscles which contract...

FEAR APPEAL

is one method of changing and individuals opinion or view of a specific concept or ideal; through using the fear appeal, advertisers instill fear...

FEATURE ABSTRACTION

Hypothetical process where a person learns from experience with the exemplars of different categories where features are used to describe the categories. See categorisation;...

FECUNDITY

1.Biology. A measure of the number of offspring produced by an individual organism over a given time. 2. Demography. The general capacity of a...

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