Resources for nursing staff working in prisons, police custody and other forensic and justice secure care settings
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NHS England (2018) Advice on actions for suspected ingestion of nicotine e-cigarette vaping liquid.
NHS England (2014) Guidance for the handling of Tramadol in health and justice residential sites.
NICE (2016) Physical health of people in prison.
NICE (2013) Quality Standard for Self Harm. This resource was reviewed in 2017 and is still current. Next review August 2018.
World Health Organization (2013) HIV prevention, treatment and care in prisons and other closed settings: A comprehensive package of interventions.
Journal of Forensic Nursing (2018). What does the implementation of peer care training in a U.K. prison reveal about prisoner engagement in peer care-giving? Stewart, Warren MA, PG Diploma, BSc(Hons), RN, PG CertificatePublic Health England (2018) Police and public health innovation in practice: an overview of collaboration across England.