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Health Promot Perspect. 2017;7(4): 223-229. doi: 10.15171/hpp.2017.39
PMID: 29085800        PMCID: PMC5647358

Original Article

Prevalence and risk factors of low back pain among school age children in Iran

Iman Dianat 1, Arezou Alipour 1, Mohammad Asghari Jafarabadi 2, 3 * ORCID

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