Health care of youth in corrections.

  title={Health care of youth in corrections.},
  author={Julia Joseph-Di Caprio},
  journal={Minnesota medicine},
  volume={85 8},
The number of juveniles in correctional facilities is growing. These youth tend to have significant medical and mental health problems, yet they are underserved with respect to health care. Health care providers can work to improve the health status of incarcerated youth by pushing for improved funding of and standards for their health care and for their… CONTINUE READING