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Medical News & Perspectives
January 15, 2019

Physicians Are Steering the Conversation About Gun Violence

JAMA. 2019;321(2):133-135. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.20385

The NRA’s response in November to the American College of Physicians’ newly published position paper on reducing firearm injuries and deaths—tweeted just hours before a gunman killed 12 people at a California country music bar—was blunt:

“Someone should tell self-important anti-gun doctors to stay in their lane.”