Published in Health and Medicine Week, October 27th, 2003
Information released in one set of findings indicates that home visitations by trained personnel play an effective role in the reduction of child maltreatment, including abuse and/or neglect. In the other findings, there is insufficient scientific evidence on whether firearms laws have impact on violence rates.
These two findings stem from reports issued by the Task Force on Community Preventive Services, published in the October...
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