TITLE

Mentally ill prisoners don't take advantage of new policy

PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/11/2005, Vol. 330 Issue 7504, preceding p1339
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a policy aimed at keeping young people out of prison in Finland resulted in an increase of mentally ill inmates. How the researchers conducted their study; Results of the study indicating an increase in the number of young prisoners being treated at a hospital for mental disorder.
ACCESSION #
17386580

 

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