A-Z of prison nursing
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A-Z of prison nursing

Rebecca Thackray Prison nurse, HMP Brixton, London

Nursing in prison can often be challenging, but understanding what staff and patients encounter on a daily basis could pave the way for welfare and safety improvements

Acceptance A basic need, whether it is being reconciled with a girlfriend or finding a role in your tribe.

Mental Health Practice. 21, 3, 13-13. doi: 10.7748/mhp.21.3.13.s10

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