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Segregation in Correctional Facilities and Mental and Physical Health: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines

Last updated: August 13, 2015
Project Number: RA0797-000
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding the effects of segregation on mental and physical health of inmates in correctional facilities?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding segregation in correctional facilities?

Key Message

No relevant literature was identified regarding the effects of segregation on mental and physical health of inmates in correctional facilities.