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State Firearm Legislation and Youth/Young Adult Handgun Carrying in the United States.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine [J Adolesc Health] 2022 Dec; Vol. 71 (6), pp. 751-756. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 11.

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Abstract: Purpose: To examine the association between state firearm legislation and youth/young adult handgun carrying in the United States and to identify policy priority areas for intervention.Methods: We linked person-level gun carrying data from a nationally...

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Prior Drug-Related Criminal Charges and Risk for Intimate Partner Violence Perpetration Among Authorized Purchasers of Handguns in California.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of interpersonal violence [J Interpers Violence] 2022 Dec; Vol. 37 (23-24), pp. NP23352-NP23373. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 25.

Abstract: Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a considerable public health problem in the US, and evidence suggests that both drugs and firearms contribute to the risk of IPV and its severity. This study uses a retrospective, longitudinal cohort design to explore...

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Effects of Wisconsin's handgun waiting period repeal on suicide rates.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention [Inj Prev] 2022 Dec; Vol. 28 (6), pp. 580-584. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 02.

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Abstract: Objective: To estimate the effect of a handgun purchase waiting period repeal on handgun and firearm suicides in Wisconsin.Methods: Data for outcome and predictor variables were obtained for the 1999-2020 study period. Synthetic controls were used to a...

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Two-year review of firearm-related DNA casework evidence: A triage process to improve quality and efficiency.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Forensic science international [Forensic Sci Int] 2022 Dec; Vol. 341, pp. 111516. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 09.

Abstract: A two-year casework review of 617 firearm-related submissions representing 119 cases has provided a DNA testing triage template for prioritizing and processing touch evidence associated with firearms and firearm accessories. The evidence consisted of s...

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Trends and Burden of Firearm-Related Injuries Among Children and Adolescents: A National Perspective.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Journal of surgical research [J Surg Res] 2022 Dec; Vol. 280, pp. 63-73. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 10.

Abstract: Introduction: Firearm-related injuries in America have been under increasing scrutiny over the last several years. Few studies have examined the burden of these injuries in the pediatric population. The objective of this study was to describe the incid...

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A Closer Look at the Rising Epidemic of Mass Shootings in the United States and Its Association With Gun Legislation, Laws, and Sales.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Journal of surgical research [J Surg Res] 2022 Dec; Vol. 280, pp. 103-113. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 12.

Abstract: Introduction: Mass shootings pose a considerable threat to public safety and significantly cost the United States in terms of lives and expenses. The following are the specific aims of this study: (1) to assess US mass shootings, firearm-related sales,...

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The "Boyfriend Loophole" and Intimate Partner Homicides: A Longitudinal Analysis Using the National Violent Death Reporting System.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of prevention (2022) [J Prev (2022)] 2022 Dec; Vol. 43 (6), pp. 739-757. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 10.

Abstract: Intimate partner homicides (IPHs) often occur in the context of violent relationships, and firearms often facilitate lethal outcomes. Accordingly, policies have been implemented to reduce firearm access among individuals with histories of intimate part...

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Suicides Among Non-Elderly Adult Hispanics, 2010-2020.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of community health [J Community Health] 2022 Dec; Vol. 47 (6), pp. 966-973. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 08.

Abstract: Most research on suicides focuses on youth or the elderly and dominant groups of a population. The purpose of this study was to assess suicide trends for non-elderly adult Hispanics (age 20-64 years) over the past decade (2010-2020). Data from the Web-...

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Civilian Petitioners and Extreme Risk Protection Orders in the State of Washington.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) [Psychiatr Serv] 2022 Nov 01; Vol. 73 (11), pp. 1263-1269. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 25.

Abstract: Objective: Extreme risk protection orders (ERPOs) are civil orders designed to temporarily restrict access to firearms when people are at substantial risk of harm to themselves or others. A minority of ERPOs in the United States have been filed by civi...

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Examination of the possibility to use Siamese networks for the comparison of firing pin marks.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of forensic sciences [J Forensic Sci] 2022 Nov; Vol. 67 (6), pp. 2416-2424. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 23.

Abstract: One of the most discussed issues in forensic firearms identification is the subjectivity of conclusions. The main part of firearms examiners' work is to make a microscopic comparison of the marks on cartridge cases and bullets. In this process, examine...

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