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Health issues among incarcerated women / edited by Ronald L. Braithwaite, Kimberly Jacob Arriola, Cassandra Newkirk.

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Publication:
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
xix, 355 p. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Women prisoners -- Medical care -- United States.
Women prisoners -- Health and hygiene -- United States.
Medical subjects:
Health Services.
Prisoners.
Women -- psychology.
Women's Health.
Contents:
An overview of incarcerated women's health / Kimberly Jacob Arriola, Ronald L. Braithwaite, and Cassandra F. Newkirk
Understanding how race, class, and gender impact the health of incarcerated women/ Ronald L. Braithwaite
Voices of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women / Sally Glover Webb and Donna L. Hubbard
Criminalizing the victim: interpersonal violence in the lives of incarcerated women / Kimberly Jacob Arriola, L. Shakiyla Smith, and Margaret Farrow
Sugar and spice: understanding the health of incarcerated girls / Michelle Staples-Horne
Mood disorders in incarcerated women / Saundra Maass-Robinson and Pamela Everett Thompson
Anxiety disorders and major thought disorders / Cassandra F. Newkirk
Substance use disorders / Jackie Butler and Kisha Braithwaite
Sexual risk behavior and alcohol and other drug use among female adolescent detainees: implications for intervention / Rhonda C. Conerly, Alyssa G. Robillard, and Ronald L. Braithwaite
Carrying in the criminal justice system: prenatal care of incarcerated women / Renata Fortenberry, Carmen Warren, and John Clark
Reproductive health among incarcerated women / John Clark
Tuberculosis: no longer the "white plague" / Sharon Baucom ... [et al.]
Hepatitis C virus infection among incarcerated women / Grace E. Macalino
HIV/AIDS infection among incarcerated women / Anne S. De Groot and Rachel Maddow
Adherence to antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected incarcerated women / Becky L. Stephenson

Cardiovascular disease / Sylvia McQueen
Asthma / Norman Dean
Understanding the parenting rights of incarcerated women / Sandra Barnhill, Temika Williams, and I. Ryta
Discharge planning for incarcerated women: linking identified needs with community support / Amy E. Boutwell, Allison Kendrick, and Josiah D. Rich
Illness among women in prison and compassionate release / Cynthia Chandler, Judy Greenspan, and Jennifer Rotman.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Frances C. Thielbar Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Braithwaite, Ronald L., 1945-
Arriola, Kimberly Jacob, 1972-
Newkirk, Cassandra.
Frances C. Thielbar Memorial Fund.
ISBN:
0813536901 (hardcover : alk. paper)
081353691X (pbk. : alk. paper)
Publisher no.:
9780813536903
9780813536910
Web link:
The Frances C. Thielbar Memorial Fund Home Page
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