1. In this cohort study, released prisoners in Sweden who received antipsychotics, psychostimulants, and medications used in addictive disorders were less likely to commit a violent crime.
2. The rates of violent crimes were similar between patients who received psychotropic medications and those who were administered prison-based psychological treatments.
1. The odds of hospitalization following incarceration were highest in the seven days following release.
2. The most common reason for hospitalization among former inmates were mental health disorders.
Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)
Study Rundown: Correctional health care systems are responsible for the health care of inmates while incarcerated;...