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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert B Greifinger; Joseph A Bick; Joe Goldenson
|ISBN:||9780387716947 0387716947 9780387716954 0387716955|
|Description:||xvi, 576 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm|
|Contents:||Thirty years since Estelle v. gamble: looking forward, not wayward / Robert B. Greifinger --
Impact of incarceration on community public safety and public health / Todd R. Clear --
Litigating for better medical care / Jon Wool --
Accommodating disabilities in jails and prisons / R. Samuel Paz --
Growing older: challenges of prison and reentry for the aging population / Brie Williams, Rita Abraldes --
International public health and corrections: models of care and harm minimization / Michael Levy --
The medicalization of execution: lethal injection in the United States / Mark Heath --
HIV and viral hepatitis in corrections: a public health opportunity / Joseph A. Bick --
Prevention of viral hepatitis / Cindy Weinbaum, Karen A. Hennessey --
HIV prevention: behavioral interventions in correctional settings / Barry Zack --
Prevention and control of tuberculosis in correctional facilities / Farah M. Parvez --
Controlling chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis through targeted screening and treatment in correctional settings / Charlotte K. Kent, Gail A. Bolan --
Health promotion in jails and prisons: an alternative paradigm for correctional health services / Megha Ramaswamy, Nicholas Freudenberg --
Screening for public purpose: promoting an evidence-based approach to screening of inmates to improve the public health / Joshua D. Lee, Marshall W. Fordyce, Josiah D. Rich --
Written health informational needs for reentry / Jeff Mellow --
Reducing inmate suicides through the mortality review process / Lindsay M. Hayes --
Blinders to comprehensive psychiatric diagnosis in the correctional system / Richard L. Grant --
Juvenile corrections and public health collaborations: opportunities for improved health outcomes / Michelle Staples-Horne, Kaiyti Duffy, Michele T. Rorie --
Female prisoners and the case for gender-specific treatment and reentry programs / Andrea F. Balis --
Building the case for oral health care for prisoners: presenting the evidence and calling for justice / Henrie M. Treadwell, Mary E. Northridge, Traci N. Bethea --
Treatment of mental illness in correctional settings / Raymond F. Patterson, Robert B. Greifinger --
Treatment and reentry approaches for offenders with co-occurring disorders / Roger H. Peters, Nicole M. Bekman --
Pharmacological treatment of substance abuse in correctional facilities: prospects and barriers to expanding access to evidence-based therapy / R. Douglas Bruce, Duncan Smith-Rohrberg, Frederick L. Altice --
Health research behind bars: a brief guide to research in jails and prisons / Nicholas Freudenberg --
Reentry experiences of men with health problems / Christy A. Visher, Kamala Mallik-Kane --
Providing transition and outpatient services to the mentally ill released from correctional institutions / Steven K. Huge --
Sexual predators: diversion, civil commitment, community reintegration, challenges, and opportunities / Karen Terry --
Electronic health records systems and continuity of care / Ralph P. Woodward --
Community health and public health collaborations / Thomas Lincoln, John R. Miles, Steve Scheibel --
Improving the care for HIV-infected prisoners: an integrated prison-release health model / Sandra A. Springer, Frederick L. Altice.
|Responsibility:||edited by Robert B. Greifinger ; deputy editors, Joseph Bick, Joe Goldenson.|
From the reviews: "A comprehensive, provocative volume of articles edited by Robert Greifinger that explores correctional health interventions and their impact on greater public health. ... a
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- Medical policy -- United States.
- Communicable diseases -- United States -- Prevention.
- Prisons -- organization & administration.
- Health Policy.
- Communicable Disease Control -- organization & administration.
- United States.
- Communicable diseases -- Prevention.
- Medical policy.
- Prisoners -- Medical care.