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A Profile of Unintentional Injuries Among Iranian Adolescents: Findings From the First Health Behavior in School-Aged Children Survey

Siamak Alikhani 1 , *
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1 Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • International Journal of School Health: July 01, 2014, 1 (2); e21052
  • Published Online: July 25, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 10, 2014
  • Accepted: April 15, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/intjsh-21052

How to Cite: Alikhani S. A Profile of Unintentional Injuries Among Iranian Adolescents: Findings From the First Health Behavior in School-Aged Children Survey, Int J School Health. 2014 ; 1(2):e21052. doi: 10.17795/intjsh-21052.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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