Stephen Metraux

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Publications

  1. doi Geographic access to and availability of community resources for persons diagnosed with severe mental illness in Philadelphia, USA
    Stephen Metraux
    Department of Health Policy and Public Health, University of the Sciences 600S 43rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4495, USA
    Health Place 18:621-9. 2012
  2. pmc The impact of shelter use and housing placement on mortality hazard for unaccompanied adults and adults in family households entering New York City shelters: 1990-2002
    Stephen Metraux
    Department of Health Policy and Public Health, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Urban Health 88:1091-104. 2011
  3. doi The impact of mental illness status on the length of jail detention and the legal mechanism of jail release
    Jeffrey Draine
    School of Social Policy and Practice at the University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:458-62. 2010
  4. ncbi Child welfare involvement among children in homeless families
    Jung Min Park
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Child Welfare 83:423-36. 2004
  5. doi Comparing neighborhoods of adults with serious mental illness and of the general population: research implications
    Thomas Byrne
    School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:782-8. 2013
  6. pmc Validation of self-reported veteran status among two sheltered homeless populations
    Stephen Metraux
    U S Department of Veterans Affairs, National Center for Homelessness Among Veterans, Philadelphia, PA University of the Sciences, Department of Health Policy and Public Health, Philadelphia, PA
    Public Health Rep 129:73-7. 2014
  7. doi Examining relationships between receiving mental health services in the Pennsylvania prison system and time served
    Stephen Metraux
    Department of Health Policy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia PA 19104 4495, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:800-2. 2008
  8. pmc Homelessness and HIV risk behaviors among injection drug users
    Stephen Metraux
    Graduate Program in Health Policy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, 600 South 43rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4495, USA
    J Urban Health 81:618-29. 2004

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi Geographic access to and availability of community resources for persons diagnosed with severe mental illness in Philadelphia, USA
    Stephen Metraux
    Department of Health Policy and Public Health, University of the Sciences 600S 43rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4495, USA
    Health Place 18:621-9. 2012
    ..These findings provide support for the presence of geographic prerequisites for attaining meaningful levels of community integration...
  2. pmc The impact of shelter use and housing placement on mortality hazard for unaccompanied adults and adults in family households entering New York City shelters: 1990-2002
    Stephen Metraux
    Department of Health Policy and Public Health, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Urban Health 88:1091-104. 2011
    ..Although causal links cannot be established here, results suggest that, for both subgroups of the homeless population, prompt resolution of homelessness and availability of housing interventions may contribute to reduced mortality...
  3. doi The impact of mental illness status on the length of jail detention and the legal mechanism of jail release
    Jeffrey Draine
    School of Social Policy and Practice at the University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:458-62. 2010
    ..This analysis investigated whether persons with serious mental illnesses have longer jail detentions than other detainees and whether they are released by different legal mechanisms...
  4. ncbi Child welfare involvement among children in homeless families
    Jung Min Park
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Child Welfare 83:423-36. 2004
    ..The high rate of crossover between homelessness and the child welfare system suggests the need for service coordination for children in homeless families...
  5. doi Comparing neighborhoods of adults with serious mental illness and of the general population: research implications
    Thomas Byrne
    School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:782-8. 2013
    ..It also examined the relationship between neighborhood characteristics and neighborhood concentration of persons with serious mental illness...
  6. pmc Validation of self-reported veteran status among two sheltered homeless populations
    Stephen Metraux
    U S Department of Veterans Affairs, National Center for Homelessness Among Veterans, Philadelphia, PA University of the Sciences, Department of Health Policy and Public Health, Philadelphia, PA
    Public Health Rep 129:73-7. 2014
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  7. doi Examining relationships between receiving mental health services in the Pennsylvania prison system and time served
    Stephen Metraux
    Department of Health Policy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia PA 19104 4495, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:800-2. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Homelessness and HIV risk behaviors among injection drug users
    Stephen Metraux
    Graduate Program in Health Policy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, 600 South 43rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4495, USA
    J Urban Health 81:618-29. 2004
    ....