Youths carrying a weapon or using a weapon in a fight: what makes the difference?

Abstract

The objective of this study was to characterize weapon-carrying adolescents and to assess whether weapon carriers differ from weapon users. Data were drawn from a cross-sectional school-based survey of 7548 adolescents aged 16-20 years in Switzerland. Youths carrying a weapon were compared with those who do not. Subsequently, weapon carriers were divided… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/her/cyn017

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@article{Thurnherr2009YouthsCA, title={Youths carrying a weapon or using a weapon in a fight: what makes the difference?}, author={Judit Thurnherr and P. - A. Michaud and Andr{\'e} Berchtold and Christina Akr{\'e} and J C Sur{\'i}s}, journal={Health education research}, year={2009}, volume={24 2}, pages={270-9} }