On page 1, a sentence in the Abstract read: “In 2019, firearm injuries surpassed motor vehicle collisions to become the leading cause of death for youth aged 0 to 19 years in the United States.” This should have read: “In 2019, firearm injuries surpassed motor vehicle collisions to become the leading cause of death for youth aged 0-19 years in the United States, after excluding deaths due to prematurity and congenital anomalies.”

On page 2, column 3, sentence 2 read: “MVC mortality rates are used as a comparator group because MVC has been the leading cause of death for youth in the United States for decades.1” This should have read: “MVC mortality rates are used as a comparator group because MVC has been the leading cause of death for youth in the United States for decades.1 Deaths due to prematurity and congenital anomalies were excluded.”

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