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    Considerations for Death Row Psychiatry Programs

    Yanofski, J. Setting up a death row psychiatry program. Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience 8(2):19-22, 2011. By Lori Whitten, Staff Writer, RTI International, Rockville, MD Almost half of inmates incarcerated for capital crimes suffered from mental illness prior to their infraction. Jason Yanofski, M.D., argues that correctional institutions with significant death row populations should form teams to establish uniform policies regarding mental health treatment of such inmates. Since 1976, when...
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