Harm minimisation in Australian prisons — health protection still depends on where you serve your time

Michael H Levy and Carla Treloar
Med J Aust 2012; 197 (7): . || doi: 10.5694/mja12.10228
Published online: 1 October 2012

To the Editor: In June 2007 we highlighted the inconsistent application of community-accepted harm minimisation strategies, when offered to prisoners, among the various Australian jurisdictions.1

  • 1 ANU College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
  • 2 National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.


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