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Case Reports in Psychiatry
Volume 2011, Article ID 287243, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/287243
Case Report

Reducing Children's Media Viewing

Center for Community Research, DePaul University, 990 W. Fullerton Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614, USA

Received 23 August 2011; Accepted 28 September 2011

Academic Editor: G. Lehmkuhl

Copyright © 2011 Erin Clyne and Leonard A. Jason. 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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