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Violence and Unintentional Injuries Among School Students Aged 15 - 19 Years in Jordan

Malakeh Z. Malak 1 , *
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1 Community Health Nursing, Faculty of Nursing, Zarqa University, Zarqa, Jordan
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  • International Journal of School Health: October 01, 2015, 2 (4); e28820
  • Published Online: October 1, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 7, 2015
  • Revised: April 25, 2015
  • Accepted: April 28, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/intjsh28820

How to Cite: Malak M Z. Violence and Unintentional Injuries Among School Students Aged 15 - 19 Years in Jordan, Int J School Health. 2015 ; 2(4):e28820. doi: 10.17795/intjsh28820.

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1. Background
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3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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