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International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 573698, 4 pages
Impact of an Educational Film on Parental Knowledge of Children with Cerebral Palsy
1Department of Pediatrics, Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi 110029, India
2Department of Pediatrics, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi 110095, India
Received 7 December 2013; Revised 29 January 2014; Accepted 31 January 2014; Published 5 March 2014
Academic Editor: Tonse N. K. Raju
Copyright © 2014 Shilpa Khanna Arora et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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