The Role of Interpersonal Conflict as a Determinant of Firearm-Related Homicide-Suicides at Different Ages.

@article{Kalesan2018TheRO,
  title={The Role of Interpersonal Conflict as a Determinant of Firearm-Related Homicide-Suicides at Different Ages.},
  author={Bindu Kalesan and Matthew E. Mobily and Sowmya Vasan and Michael H. Siegel and Sandro Galea},
  journal={Journal of interpersonal violence},
  year={2018},
  volume={33 15},
  pages={
          2335-2351
        }
}
Although firearm-related homicide-suicides and firearm-related suicides are tragic and catastrophic events, there is increasing evidence that the two events have different precipitants and that understanding these precipitants may help prevention efforts. We aimed to assess the role of interpersonal conflict (IPC) and recent crises in firearm-related homicide-suicides as compared with firearm-related suicides alone. We also assessed whether these differences were consistent across young and old… CONTINUE READING
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