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All-cause and external mortality in released prisoners: systematic review and meta-analysis.

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OBJECTIVES: We systematically reviewed studies of mortality following release from prison and examined possible demographic and methodological factors associated with variation in mortality rates. METHODS: We searched 5 computer-based literature indexes to conduct a systematic review of studies that reported all-cause, drug-related, suicide, and homicide deaths of released prisoners. We extracted and meta-analyzed crude death rates and standardized mortality ratios by age, gender, and race/et...

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10.2105/ajph.2012.300764

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Journal:
American journal of public health
Volume:
102
Issue:
12
Pages:
e67-e75
Publication date:
2012-12-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1541-0048
ISSN:
0090-0036
URN:
uuid:88db56c9-25de-45b8-99d7-b9c111291df9
Source identifiers:
356241
Local pid:
pubs:356241

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