Firearm Laws and Firearm Homicides: A Systematic Review.

  title={Firearm Laws and Firearm Homicides: A Systematic Review.},
  author={Lois Kaye Lee and Eric William Fleegler and Caitlin A Farrell and Elorm Avakame and Saranya Srinivasan and David Hemenway and Michael C. Monuteaux},
  journal={JAMA internal medicine},
  volume={177 1},
Importance Firearm homicide is a leading cause of injury death in the United States, and there is considerable debate over the effectiveness of firearm policies. An analysis of the effectiveness of firearm laws on firearm homicide is important to understand optimal policies to decrease firearm homicide in the United States. Objective To evaluate the association between firearm laws and preventing firearm homicides in the United States. Evidence Review We evaluated peer-reviewed articles… CONTINUE READING


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