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International Journal of Population Research
Volume 2013, Article ID 629159, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/629159
Research Article

Unintentional Injuries among School-Aged Children in Palestine: Findings from the National Study of Palestinian Schoolchildren (HBSC-WBG2006)

1Department of Social Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Crete, P.O. Box 2208, 71003 Iraklion, Crete, Greece
2The Al-Quds Nutrition and Health Research Center, Al-Quds University, P.O. Box 20760, Jerusalem, Palestine
3Faculty of Medicine, Al-Quds University, P.O. Box 51000, Jerusalem, Palestine
4Faculty of Medicine, An-Najah National University, P.O. Box 7, Nablus, West Bank, Palestine
5Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Centre, Tufts University, 711 Washington street, Boston, MA 02111, USA

Received 26 September 2012; Accepted 19 February 2013

Academic Editor: Sally Guttmacher

Copyright © 2013 Christine Jildeh 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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