2007

Public Health Behind Bars

From Prisons to Communities

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ISBN: 978-0-387-71694-7 (Print) 978-0-387-71695-4 (Online)
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Table of contents (30 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Impact of Law and Public Policy on Correctional Populations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-12

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 1-10

      Thirty Years Since Estelle v. Gamble: Looking Forward, Not Wayward

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 13-24

      Impact of Incarceration on Community Public Safety and Public Health

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 25-41

      Litigating for Better Medical Care

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 42-55

      Accommodating Disabilities in Jails and Prisons

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 56-72

      Growing Older: Challenges of Prison and Reentry for the Aging Population

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 73-87

      International Public Health and Corrections: Models of Care and Harm Minimization

    8. Book Chapter

      Pages 88-99

      The Medicalization of Execution: Lethal Injection in the United States

  3. Communicable Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-102

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 103-126

      HIV and Viral Hepatitis in Corrections: A Public Health Opportunity

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 127-155

      Prevention of Viral Hepatitis

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 156-173

      HIV Prevention: Behavioral Interventions in Correctional Settings

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 174-211

      Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Correctional Facilities

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 212-226

      Controlling Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, and Syphilis Through Targeted Screening and Treatment in Correctional Settings

  4. Primary and Secondary Prevention

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 227-228

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 229-248

      Health Promotion in Jails and Prisons: An Alternative Paradigm for Correctional Health Services

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 249-264

      Screening for Public Purpose: Promoting an Evidence-based Approach to Screening of Inmates to Improve Public Health

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 265-279

      Written Health Informational Needs for Reentry

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 280-291

      Reducing Inmate Suicides Through the Mortality Review Process

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 292-303

      Blinders to Comprehensive Psychiatric Diagnosis in the Correctional System

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 304-319

      Juvenile Corrections and Public Health Collaborations: Opportunities for Improved Health Outcomes

    8. Book Chapter

      Pages 320-332

      Female Prisoners and the Case for Gender-Specific Treatment and Reentry Programs

    9. Book Chapter

      Pages 333-344

      Building the Case for Oral Health Care for Prisoners: Presenting the Evidence and Calling for Justice

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