Prisons: mental health institutions of the 21st century

Gordon R W Davies
Med J Aust 2007; 186 (6): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2007.tb00926.x
Published online: 19 March 2007

To the Editor: The recent editorial by White and Whiteford raises the important issue of the need to provide more extensive and more effective mental health services for the prison population.1

  • Wollongong, NSW.


  • 1. White P, Whiteford H. Prisons: mental health institutions of the 21st century [editorial]? Med J Aust 2006; 185: 302-303. <MJA full text>
  • 2. Davies G. A century of legal aid referrals [abstract]. Epidemics in psychiatry. Annual Conference of the Section of Forensic Psychiatry, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists; 2006 Oct 12–14; Sydney, Australia. Sydney: RANZCP, 2006: 9-10.


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