Costs and Financial Burden of Initial Hospitalizations for Firearm Injuries in the United States, 2006-2014.

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OBJECTIVES To quantify the inflation-adjusted costs associated with initial hospitalizations for firearm-related injuries in the United States. METHODS We used the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project Nationwide Inpatient Sample to identify patients admitted for firearm-related injuries from 2006 to 2014. We converted charges from hospitalization to… (More)
DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.303684

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