Predicting voluntary and involuntary readmissions to forensic hospitals by insanity acquittees in Maryland.

@article{Marshall2014PredictingVA,
  title={Predicting voluntary and involuntary readmissions to forensic hospitals by insanity acquittees in Maryland.},
  author={Daniel J Marshall and Michael J. Vitacco and Joan B. Read and Michele Harway},
  journal={Behavioral sciences & the law},
  year={2014},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={627-40}
}
The current study investigated factors associated with voluntary and involuntary readmissions to forensic hospitals 356 insanity acquittees on conditional release in the state of Maryland from 2007, 2008, and 2009 and monitored their community progress for a 3-year follow-up period. The results indicated that voluntarily readmitted insanity acquittees had fewer reported arrests on conditional release and fewer reported instances of non-compliance with treatment compared with insanity acquittees… CONTINUE READING