Diabetes Management in Correctional Institutions

  title={Diabetes Management in Correctional Institutions},
  author={Daniel L Lorber and Scott Chavez and Joanne Dorman and Lynda K. Fisher and Stephanie Guerken and Linda A Haas and Joan V Hill and David Kendall and Michael Puisis and Kathy Salomone and Ronald M Shansky and Barbara Wakeen},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
A t any given time, over 2 million people are incarcerated in prisons and jails in the U.S (1). It is estimated that nearly 80,000 of these inmates have diabetes, a prevalence of 4.8% (2). In addition, many more people pass through the corrections system in a given year. In 1998 alone, over 11 million people were released from prison to the community (1… CONTINUE READING