TABLE 3

Poisson Regression Analysis of Baseline Visit Characteristics Predicting Firearm Violence Within 24 Months of an Index ED Visit for Assault or as Part of an Age- and Gender-Matched Comparison Group

Baseline Visit PredictorRR (95% CI)
Age1.01 (0.98–1.05)
Male***1.51 (1.24–1.85)
Public assistance0.93 (0.79–1.11)
African American**1.26 (1.06–1.51)
AIG***1.35 (1.13–1.61)
Firearm possession*1.23 (1.04–1.44)
Retaliatory attitudes**1.03 (1.01–1.05)
PTSD**1.39 (1.13–1.71)
Drug use disorder*1.22 (1.01–1.46)
Criminal justice involvement1.17 (0.98–1.41)
  • CI, confidence interval; RR, relative risk.

  • * P < .05.

  • ** P < .01.

  • *** P < .001.