Firearms, mental illness, dementia and the clinician

Anne P F Wand, Carmelle Peisah, Julie-Anne Strukovski and Henry Brodaty
Med J Aust 2015; 202 (7): 362. || doi: 10.5694/mjac13.11318
Published online: 20 April 2015


Incorrect rate of licensed firearm owners: In “Firearms, mental illness, dementia and the clinician” in the 15 December 2014 issue of the Journal (, the rate of licensed firearm owners was incorrectly reported as 3.9/100 000 rather than the correct rate of 3.96/100 population.

  • Anne P F Wand1,2
  • Carmelle Peisah2,3,4
  • Julie-Anne Strukovski5
  • Henry Brodaty6

  • 1 Older Persons Mental Health Service, St George Hospital, Sydney, NSW.
  • 2 School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.
  • 3 Discipline of Psychiatry, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
  • 4 Capacity Australia, Sydney, NSW.
  • 5 Specialist Mental Health Services for Older People, Northern Sydney Local Health District, Sydney, NSW.
  • 6 Dementia Collaborative Research Centre, Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.



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