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Response to digonswine (Reply #61)

Sat May 5, 2018, 08:28 PM

64. Why are there no warnings on guns that say you are more likely to be killed with a gun when you poss

because it simply is not true. The claim is based on a very flawed study by and ER MD named Author Kellerman. He did various revisions that ranged from 64 times more likely to 2.5 times more likely. None these revisions stood up to even the most basic peer review scrutiny. Also, if you read the study, owning a gun less of a risk factor than drinking alcohol, renting, smoking pot, and being single.

It was done by a nonscientist, published in a journal not related to the issue (should have been in a peer review criminology journal).
https://www.democraticunderground.com/discuss/duboard.php?az=view_all&address=118x334436

http://guncite.com/gun-control-kellermann-3times.html

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