- Mixed impact of firearms restrictions on fatal firearm injuries in males: a national observational studyFinn Gjertsen
Department of Psychosomatics and Health Behavior, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, 0403 Oslo, Norway
Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:487-506. 2014..Public health organizations have recommended restricted access and safe storage practices as means to reduce firearm injuries and deaths. We aimed to assess the effect of four firearm restrictions on firearm deaths in Norway 1969-2009...
- Comparing ICD-9 and ICD-10: the impact on intentional and unintentional injury mortality statistics in Italy and NorwayFinn Gjertsen
Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
Injury 44:132-8. 2013..The aim of this study was to measure how switching from ICD-9 to ICD-10 affected mortality statistics for external causes of death, i.e. intentional and unintentional injuries, in Italy and Norway...
- Changes in statistical methods affected the validity of official suicide ratesFinn Gjertsen
Department of Suicide Research and Prevention, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, NO Oslo, Norway
J Clin Epidemiol 64:1102-8. 2011..This study investigates whether changes in registration and coding practices influenced official suicide rates in Norway from 1988 to 2002...