Firearms inquiries in Florida: "medical privacy" or medical neglect?

  title={Firearms inquiries in Florida: "medical privacy" or medical neglect?},
  author={Brian K. Cooke and Emily R Goddard and Almari Ginory and Jason A. Demery and Tonia L Werner},
  journal={The journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law},
  volume={40 3},
A recent Florida law, Medical Privacy Concerning Firearms, potentially bars physicians from being able to ask patients about firearms ownership unless safety is an immediate concern. The ability of physicians to provide preventive medicine and perform risk assessments could be threatened. The ensuing debate has focused on a political and constitutional… CONTINUE READING