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Executive Health Management

Firearm Related Injuries, Gun Violence Cost Hospitals US$679 million

2015 15 Oct

A new study reveals that the cost of inpatient hospitalisations caused by non-lethal Firearm Related Injuries (FRIs) and gun violence in the U.S. is approximately $679 million annually. The study also shows that FRIs affect the young between 18 to 24 years of age, poor and minority males (including Hispanics and Blacks) in urban settings. The authors... Read more