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Quick Tips: Using Backpacks Safely (cont.)

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  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (2007). Backpack safety. Available online: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=a00043.

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2010). Backpack safety. Healthy Children. Available online: http://www.healthychildren.org/english/safety-prevention/at-play/Pages/Backpack-Safety.aspx.

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ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerRobert B. Keller, MD - Orthopedics
Last RevisedDecember 14, 2011

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