Prevalence of mental disorder in remand prisoners: consecutive case study

@article{Birmingham1996PrevalenceOM,
  title={Prevalence of mental disorder in remand prisoners: consecutive case study},
  author={Luke Birmingham and Debbie Mason and D. H. Grubin},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={1996},
  volume={313},
  pages={1521 - 1524}
}
Abstract Objective: To define the prevalence of mental disorder and need for psychiatric treatment in new remand prisoners and to determine to what extent these are recognised and addressed in prison. Design: Study of consecutive male remand prisoners at reception using a semistructured psychiatric interview. Setting: Large remand prison for men (HMP Durham). Subjects: 569 men aged 21 years and over on remand, awaiting trial. Main outcome measures—Prevalence of mental disorder at reception… 

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