Implications of direct protective factors for public health research and prevention strategies to reduce youth violence.


The development of work on direct protective factors for youth violence has been delayed by conceptual and methodologic problems that have constrained the design, execution, and interpretation of prevention research. These problems are described in detail and actively addressed in review and analytic papers developed by the CDC's Expert Panel on Protective… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amepre.2012.04.019