M A Wright

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc People and guns involved in denied and completed handgun sales
    M A Wright
    University of California Davis, 2315 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Inj Prev 11:247-50. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Gun suicide by young people in California: descriptive epidemiology and gun ownership
    Mona A Wright
    Violence Prevention Research Program, University of California Davis, Davis, California 95817, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:619-22. 2008
  3. pmc Factors affecting a recently purchased handgun's risk for use in crime under circumstances that suggest gun trafficking
    Mona A Wright
    UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 87:352-64. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Felonious or violent criminal activity that prohibits gun ownership among prior purchasers of handguns: incidence and risk factors
    Mona A Wright
    Violence Prevention Research Program, Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Trauma 69:948-55. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Criminal activity and assault-type handguns: a study of young adults
    G J Wintemute
    Violence Prevention Research Program, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 32:44-50. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Prior misdemeanor convictions as a risk factor for later violent and firearm-related criminal activity among authorized purchasers of handguns
    G J Wintemute
    Violence Prevention Research Program, University of California, Davis, USA
    JAMA 280:2083-7. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Subsequent criminal activity among violent misdemeanants who seek to purchase handguns: risk factors and effectiveness of denying handgun purchase
    G J Wintemute
    Violence Prevention Research Program, UC Davis Medical Center, 2315 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    JAMA 285:1019-26. 2001
  8. pmc Risk factors among handgun retailers for frequent and disproportionate sales of guns used in violent and firearm related crimes
    G J Wintemute
    Violence Prevention Research Program, University of California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Inj Prev 11:357-63. 2005
  9. pmc Association between handgun purchase and mortality from firearm injury
    K M Grassel
    Violence Prevention Research Program, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Inj Prev 9:48-52. 2003

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Publications9

  1. pmc People and guns involved in denied and completed handgun sales
    M A Wright
    University of California Davis, 2315 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Inj Prev 11:247-50. 2005
    ..The authors hypothesize that handguns involved in a denied purchase would more closely resemble those used in crime compared with handguns sold...
  2. doi request reprint Gun suicide by young people in California: descriptive epidemiology and gun ownership
    Mona A Wright
    Violence Prevention Research Program, University of California Davis, Davis, California 95817, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:619-22. 2008
    ..The gun used was most often owned by the victim or a family member living in the victim's household. Prevention efforts should focus on gun ownership and accessibility...
  3. pmc Factors affecting a recently purchased handgun's risk for use in crime under circumstances that suggest gun trafficking
    Mona A Wright
    UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 87:352-64. 2010
    ..09, 95% CI 3.39 to 4.94). These findings persisted in multivariate analyses. Our findings suggest specific strategies for intervention to prevent gun violence...
  4. doi request reprint Felonious or violent criminal activity that prohibits gun ownership among prior purchasers of handguns: incidence and risk factors
    Mona A Wright
    Violence Prevention Research Program, Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Trauma 69:948-55. 2010
    ..Federal law prohibits firearm possession by felons and certain others. Little is known about criminal activity resulting in new ineligibility to possess firearms among persons who have previously purchased them...
  5. ncbi request reprint Criminal activity and assault-type handguns: a study of young adults
    G J Wintemute
    Violence Prevention Research Program, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 32:44-50. 1998
    ..We studied a population of young adults who legally purchased handguns to determine whether an association exists between the purchase of an assault-type handgun and prior or subsequent criminal activity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prior misdemeanor convictions as a risk factor for later violent and firearm-related criminal activity among authorized purchasers of handguns
    G J Wintemute
    Violence Prevention Research Program, University of California, Davis, USA
    JAMA 280:2083-7. 1998
    ..Under current federal law, many persons with prior convictions for misdemeanor offenses pass criminal records background checks and legally purchase handguns...
  7. ncbi request reprint Subsequent criminal activity among violent misdemeanants who seek to purchase handguns: risk factors and effectiveness of denying handgun purchase
    G J Wintemute
    Violence Prevention Research Program, UC Davis Medical Center, 2315 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    JAMA 285:1019-26. 2001
    ..Some states prohibit the purchase of handguns by persons convicted of selected misdemeanor crimes, but most do not. California has denied handgun purchases by violent misdemeanants since 1991; the effectiveness of these policies is unknown...
  8. pmc Risk factors among handgun retailers for frequent and disproportionate sales of guns used in violent and firearm related crimes
    G J Wintemute
    Violence Prevention Research Program, University of California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Inj Prev 11:357-63. 2005
    ..To determine the retailer and community level factors associated with frequent and disproportionate sales of handguns that are later used in violent and firearm related crimes (VFC handguns)...
  9. pmc Association between handgun purchase and mortality from firearm injury
    K M Grassel
    Violence Prevention Research Program, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Inj Prev 9:48-52. 2003
    ..To determine the association between mortality from violent or firearm related injury and previous handgun purchase...