The ER Doctor Exposing the Insane Brutality of Gun Violence

This story was published in partnership with the Trace.

Megan Ranney will never forget the first time she witnessed a trauma unit treat a shooting victim.

She was a young medical student at the Columbia University Medical Center in New York when a young man was rushed in on a gurney with what medical professionals often refer to only as a “GSW.” Ranney was familiar with the initialism from her training, but in that moment she learned something textbooks can’t teach: the emotional toll...


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