State Firearm Legislation and Nonfatal Firearm Injuries

Objectives We investigated whether stricter state-level firearm legislation was associated with lower hospital discharge rates for nonfatal firearm injuries.   Methods We estimated discharge rates for hospitalized and emergency department–treated nonfatal firearm...

Firearm Deaths in America: Can We Learn from 462,000 Lives Lost?

Objective We sought to determine whether state firearm legislation correlated with firearm-related fatality rates (FFR) during a 15-year period.   Background The politicized and controversial topic of firearm legislation has been grossly understudied when the...