Affiliation: University of Washington
- Effect of a ban on carrying firearms on homicide rates in 2 Colombian citiesA Villaveces
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, and the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
JAMA 283:1205-9. 2000..Homicide is a leading cause of death in Colombia, with much of the fatal interpersonal violence concentrated in the country's largest cities. Firearms are involved in as much as 80% of homicides in Colombia...