TITLE

Epidemiologists Aim at New Target: Health Risk of Handgun Proliferation

AUTHOR(S)
Goldsmith, Marsha F.
PUB. DATE
February 1989
SOURCE
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;2/3/89, Vol. 261 Issue 5, p675
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the steps taken by epidemiologists to deal with the health risk posed by handgun proliferation. National Rifle Association's reaction to the American College of Epidemiology's statement calling for research on the effects of handgun control; Guns in homicide; Concerns for the disproportionate of homicides among young minority men.
ACCESSION #
10949400

 

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