Does Prison Crowding Predict Higher Rates of Substance Use Related Parole Violations? A Recurrent Events Multi-Level Survival Analysis.

08:00 EDT 22nd October 2015 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Does Prison Crowding Predict Higher Rates of Substance Use Related Parole Violations? A Recurrent Events Multi-Level Survival Analysis."

This administrative data-linkage cohort study examines the association between prison crowding and the rate of post-release parole violations in a random sample of prisoners released with parole conditions in California, for an observation period of two years (January 2003 through December 2004).


Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0141328


DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [24309 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Underlying Structure of Comorbid Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders in Prison Populations.

High rates of mental disorders have been reported for prison populations. Understanding patterns of comorbidity may be essential for the development of adequate treatment interventions. The present st...

Validation of the nearest-neighbor model for Watson-Crick self-complementary DNA duplexes in molecular crowding condition.

Recent advancement in nucleic acid techniques inside cells demands the knowledge of the stability of nucleic acid structures in molecular crowding. The nearest-neighbor model has been successfully use...

Substance use and shame: A systematic and meta-analytic review.

Shame has been hypothesized to both contribute to and protect against problematic substance use, yet no systematic reviews of these relationships exist. We identified 42 studies of the empirical assoc...

"A scarlet letter": Stigma and other factors affecting trust in the health care system for women seeking substance abuse treatment in a community setting.

Trust in health care has been shown to influence health care utilization, perceptions of fair treatment, and health outcomes in the general population. The literature on trust in health care in indivi...

Murderers or thieves at risk? Offence-related suicide rates in adolescent and adult prison populations.

Prisoners have a higher risk of suicide compared to non-incarcerated individuals. One aim of suicide prevention for prisoners is to identify risk factors in order to put stronger support mechanisms in...

Clinical Trials [9112 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Colorado Women's Prison Project - 1

The major aim of the project is to document and evaluate two treatments for female offenders with substance abuse problems (TC and cognitive behavioral), simultaneously studying the proces...

Yoga Intervention for Substance Use and ART Adherence in Community Reentry

People with HIV and a substance use disorder who are reentering the community from prison or jail face the dual risks of relapse and interruptions in adherence to antiretroviral therapy (A...

Adherence Through Home Education and Nursing Assessment, Indonesia

Adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) drops sharply after prison release. Effective medication adherence training immediately before and after prison release may improve health outcome...

Predictive Factors of Violence in Prison

Prison concentrates people with violent behavior and patients suffering from psychiatric disorders. Aggression are daily, the suicide rate is 5 to 10 times higher than the ordinary environ...

Prison Buprenorphine

This five-year study examines the effectiveness of buprenorphine treatment provided to previously-addicted inmates(N=320; 160 males, 160 females) initiated in prison and continued in the c...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Disorders related to substance abuse, the side effects of a medication, toxin exposure, and ALCOHOL-RELATED DISORDERS.

The probability distribution associated with two mutually exclusive outcomes; used to model cumulative incidence rates and prevalence rates. The Bernoulli distribution is a special case of binomial distribution.

A component of the Arp2-3 complex that is related in sequence and structure to ACTIN and that binds ATP. It is expressed at higher levels than ARP2 PROTEIN and does not contain a PROFILIN binding domain.

Behavior with respect to an excessive number of individuals, human or animal, in relation to available space.

Infections with organisms of the genus BLASTOCYSTIS. The species B. hominis is responsible for most infections. Parasitologic surveys have generally found small numbers of this species in human stools, but higher positivity rates and organism numbers in AIDS patients and other immunosuppressed patients (IMMUNOCOMPROMISED HOST). Symptoms include ABDOMINAL PAIN; DIARRHEA; CONSTIPATION; VOMITING; and FATIGUE.

Quick Search


DeepDyve research library

Searches Linking to this Article