Preventing firearm violence: A public health imperative

B. Lewis, G. E. Thomson, W. Addington, R. A. Berenson, C. K. Cassel, N. E. Gary, S. Greenfield, D. J. Gullen, C. E. Harrison, L. J. Haywood, A. M. Lopez, E. L. Mazzaferri, M. V. Traynor, J. R. Webster, L. J. White*

*Corresponding author for this work

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The prevention of violence by public health methods is as much a responsibility for physicians as is the treatment of its victims. The American College of Physicians has developed five recommendations to help decrease firearm-related injury and death.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)311-313
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of internal medicine
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine


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