From Medscape

America Armed: Inside a Public Health Crisis

Each day in the United States, more than 100 people die of gun violence and twice that number survive firearm injuries. Every 24 hours, the nation spends nearly $8 million on the healthcare of victims of gun violence. The toll goes beyond the statistics. In these articles and commentaries, Medscape details how the gun crisis affects patients and healthcare providers, and examines the role of physicians in shaping the debate about gun violence.

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