Home and Personal Safety

Community based program to improve firearm storage practices in rural Alaska  A. Horn et al., Injury Prevention, 2003

Firearm injury hospitalizations and deaths – Alaska, 2003-2008  From State of Alaska Epidemiology Bulletin, July 2011

Guns at home pose a risk for suicidal teens  N. Shute, Shots: Health News from NPR, May 6, 2013

Improving firearm storage in Alaska Native villages: A randomized trial of household gun cabinets  D.C. Grossman et al., American Journal of Public Health, May 2012

Lethal means counseling for parents of youth seeking emergency care for suicidality  C.W. Runyan et al., Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, January 2016

Pediatric exposures to veterinary pharmaceuticals  S. Tomasi et al., Pediatrics, March 2017

Predictors and outcomes of pediatric firearm injuries treated in the emergency department: Differences by mechanism of intent  M.C. Monuteaux et al., Academic Emergency Medicine, July 2016

Risk of firearm injuries among children and youth of immigrant families  N.R. Saunders et al., Canadian Medical Association Journal, March 2017

Safe storage of opioid pain relievers among adults living in households with children  E.M. McDonald et al., Pediatrics, March 2017

Who are the owners of firearms used in adolescent suicides?  R.M. Johnson et al., Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, December 2010

Youth suicide rates higher in states with more guns  G. Galvin, U.S. News & World Report, January 17, 2019

Youths at risk of violence say they need guns for protection  N. Shute, Shots: Health News from NPR, July 8, 2013