Secondary Logo

Gun Violence: Science and Advocacy


Watch the video, claim CME credit!

Visit the AAST's e-learning site for an ACCME-accredited activity associated with this video.

 

Gun Violence: Science and Advocacy
AAST Grand Rounds, December 8, 2016

Presented by:
Deborah A. Kuhls, MD, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada

Moderated by:
Zara Cooper, MD, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts


Referenced in presentation:
Firearm injury prevention: A consensus approach to reducing preventable deaths.
Stewart RM, Kuhls DA.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Jun;80(6):850-2.


Further reading:

Prevention of firearm-related injuries with restrictive licensing and concealed carry laws: An Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma systematic review.
Crandall M, Eastman A, Violano P, Greene W, Allen S, Block E, Christmas AB, Dennis A, Duncan T, Foster S, Goldberg S, Hirsh M, Joseph D, Lommel K, Pappas P, Shillinglaw W.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Nov;81(5):952-960.

The effect of gun control laws on hospital admissions for children in the United States.
Tashiro J, Lane RS, Blass LW, Perez EA, Sola JE.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Oct;81(4 Suppl 1):S54-60.

American Association for the Surgery of Trauma statement on firearm injuries.
Streib E, Blake D, Christmas AB, Clancy K, Cocanour C, Cooper C, Driscoll RP, Eastman AL, Ekeh AP, Gonzalez R, Hinsdale JG, Joseph K, Kuhls DA, Thomas SG, Cooper Z; AAST Prevention Committee.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Jun;80(6):849.

Repeal of the concealed weapons law and its impact on gun-related injuries and deaths.
Ginwalla R, Rhee P, Friese R, Green DJ, Gries L, Joseph B, Kulvatunyou N, Lubin D, O'Keeffe T, Vercruysse G, Wynne J, Tang A.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Mar;76(3):569-74; discussion 574-5.

Children are safer in states with strict firearm laws: a National Inpatient Sample study.
Safavi A, Rhee P, Pandit V, Kulvatunyou N, Tang A, Aziz H, Green D, O'Keeffe T, Vercruysse G, Friese RS, Joseph B.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Jan;76(1):146-50; discussion 150-1.

Unintentional firearm death across the urban-rural landscape in the United States.
Carr BG, Nance ML, Branas CC, Wolff CS, Kallan MJ, Myers SR, Wiebe DJ.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Oct;73(4):1006-10.

Violence in America: a public health crisis--The role of firearms.
The Violence Prevention Task Force of the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma.
J Trauma. 1995 Feb;38(2):163-8.

Violence: America's uncivil war
Schwab CW.
J Trauma. 1993 Nov;35(5):657-65.