Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview Incidence Evaluation Treatment specialist Underlying Cause Types

Bb Gun Wounds Incidence

Facts about gunshot wounds:

  • About 1,600 people in the US died in firearm related accidents in 1989.
  • About 900 of those deaths occurred in the home.

Continue to Bb Gun Wounds Evaluation

Last Updated: Apr 28, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

PubMed Bb Gun Wounds References
  1. Adibe OO, Caruso RP, Swan KG. Gunshot wounds: bullet caliber is increasing, 1998-2003. Am Surg. 2004 Apr;70(4):322-5. [15098785]
  2. Bakir A, Temiz C, Umur S, Aydin V, Torun F. High-velocity gunshot wounds to the head: analysis of 135 patients. Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2005 Jun;45(6):281-7. [15973060]
  3. Kiehn MW, Mitra A, Gutowski KA. Fracture management of civilian gunshot wounds to the hand. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005 Feb;115(2):478-81. [15692353]
  4. Pryor JP, Reilly PM, Dabrowski GP, Grossman MD, Schwab CW. Nonoperative management of abdominal gunshot wounds. Ann Emerg Med. 2004 Mar;43(3):344-53. [14985662]
  5. Snyder AK, Chen LE, Foglia RP, Dillon PA, Minkes RK. An analysis of pediatric gunshot wounds treated at a Level I pediatric trauma center. J Trauma. 2003 Jun;54(6):1102-6. [12813329]
FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.