Session: Firearms and Injury Posters
4146.0: Tuesday, November 18, 2003: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Firearms and Injury Posters
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Board 1Characteristics of gun retailers that predict their sales of handguns used in crime
Garen J. Wintemute, MD, MPH, Philip Cook, PhD, Mona A. Wright, MPH
Board 2Cracking Down on Corrupt Gun Dealers in Chicago: Effects on the Illicit Gun Market
Daniel Webster, ScD
Board 3Effects of a one-gun-per-month purchase limit on illicit handgun trafficking and availability
Allegra N. Kim, MS, Daniel Webster, ScD
Board 4Legitimate uses of firearms during adolescence: Hunting in California
Katherine A. Vittes, MPH, Susan B. Sorenson, PhD
Board 5Role of Child Death Review Teams in studying and preventing firearm-related deaths: Program and policy implications
Douglas J. Wiebe, PhD, M. Patricia West, MSSW, Rose A. Cheney, PhD, Maura Dunfey, Michael L. Nance, MD, Charles C. Branas, PhD, C. William Schwab, MD
Board 6Firearm injury surveillance: Initial results from New Mexico
Barbara F. Chatterjee, MS, Isaac Romero, BS, Ajoy Kumar, MBBS, MPH
Board 7Firearm-related suicide among young African-American and White males in the United States, 1979-1999
Sean Joe, MSW, PhD, Mark S. Kaplan, DrPH, Sophia Hussen, MPH
Board 8Outcomes in children and young adults hospitalized for firearms-related injuries
Carla Discala, PhD, Robert Sege, MD, PhD
Board 9Effect of ruralization on unintentional firearm mortality in the United States
Michael L. Nance, MD, Charles C. Branas, PhD, Douglas J. Wiebe, PhD, Michael R. Elliott, PhD, C. William Schwab, MD
Board 10CeaseFire: Reducing neighborhood shootings via a public health approach
Norman L. Kerr, Elena D. Quintana, PhD, Cody D. Stephens, MA, Tio Hardiman, Gary Slutkin, MD
Organized by:Injury Control and Emergency Health Services
Endorsed by:Maternal and Child Health

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA