FiGHTS: A Preliminary Screening Tool for Adolescent Firearms-Carrying

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FiGHTS: A Preliminary Screening Tool for Adolescent Firearms-Carrying

Category: Concealed Carry, Youth|Journal: Annals of Emergency Medicine (full text)|Author: D Hayes, R Sege|Year: 2003

Adolescent firearms-carrying is a risk factor for serious injury and death. Clinical screening tools for firearms-carrying have not yet been developed. We present the development of a preliminary screening test for adolescent firearms-carrying based on the growing body of knowledge of firearms-related risk factors.

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