Research Agendas & Key Overview Articles

AFFIRM Research

Reducing firearm injuries and deaths in the United States: A position paper from the American College of Physicians. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2018 October 30. doi:10.7326/M18-1530

Freedom with responsibility: A consensus strategy for preventing injury, death, and disability from firearm violence. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2018: 227(2):281-283. doi:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.04.006

Public health research on gun violence: Long overdue. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2018; 168:876–877. doi:10.7326/M18-0579

Priorities in recovering from a lost generation of firearms research. American Journal of Public Health. 2018;108(7):858-860. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2018.304436

Firearm injuries and violence prevention – The potential power of a Surgeon General’s report. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2018; 379(5):408-410. doi:10.1056/NEJMp1803295

Trends in research publications about gun violence in the United States, 1960 to 2014. JAMA Internal Medicine. 2017;177(1):124–126. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.7076

Academic public health and the firearm crisis: An agenda for action. American Journal of Public Health. 2017;107(3):365-367. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2016.303619

A consensus-driven agenda for emergency medicine firearm injury prevention research. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2017; 69(2):227-40. doi:10.1016/j.annemergmed.2016.08.454

Funding and publication of research on gun violence and other leading causes of death. JAMA. 2017; 317(1):84–85. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.16215

How physicians can reduce suicide — without changing anyone’s mental health. The American Journal of Medicine. 2016; 129(10):1016–1017. doi:10.1016/j.amjmed.2016.05.034

Frozen funding on firearm research: “Doing nothing is no longer an acceptable solution.” Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2016; 17(1):91. doi:10.5811/westjem.2016.1.29767

Yes, you can: physicians, patients, and firearms. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2016;165(3):205-13. doi:10.7326/M15-2905

Firearm-related injury and death in the United States: A call to action from 8 health professional organizations and the American Bar Association. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2015; 162:513–516. doi:10.7326/M15-0337

Ending the silence on gun violence. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. 2013 Apr 1;52(4):333-8. doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2013.01.006

Scientific publications on firearms in youth before and after congressional action prohibiting federal research funding. JAMA. 2013;310(5):532-4. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.119355

Priorities for research to reduce the threat of firearm-related violence. National Academies Press. 2013 Oct 3


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