Self-inflicted and unintentional firearm injuries among children and adolescents: the source of the firearm.

  title={Self-inflicted and unintentional firearm injuries among children and adolescents: the source of the firearm.},
  author={David C. Grossman and Donald T. Reay and Sharon A. Baker},
  journal={Archives of pediatrics \& adolescent medicine},
  volume={153 8},
CONTEXT The source and ownership of guns used by children to shoot themselves or others is largely unknown. OBJECTIVE To determine the ownership and usual storage location of firearms used in unintentional and self-inflicted intentional firearm deaths and injuries. DESIGN Retrospective case series. SETTING King County, Washington. PATIENTS Youths aged from birth to 19 years who sought medical treatment at a level I trauma center for a self-inflicted or unintentional firearm injury… 

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