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Opium Consumption Prevalence Among Patients With Ischemic Stroke Compared With Healthy Individuals in Iran

Alia Saberi 1 , Amir Reza Ghayeghran 1 , Sara Janeshin 2 , Glareh Biazar 3 , * and Ehsan Kazemnezhad 4
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1 Neuroscience Research Center, Department of Neurology, Poursina Hospital, School of Medicine, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, Iran
2 Faculty of Medicine, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, Guilan, IR Iran
3 Anesthesiology Department, Anesthesiology Research Center, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, Guilan, IR Iran
4 Biostatistics Department, Faculty of Nursery, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, Guilan, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: March 2017, 6 (1); e27264
  • Published Online: October 1, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 24, 2015
  • Revised: December 2, 2015
  • Accepted: February 7, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.27264

To Cite: Saberi A, Ghayeghran A R, Janeshin S, Biazar G, Kazemnezhad E. et al. Opium Consumption Prevalence Among Patients With Ischemic Stroke Compared With Healthy Individuals in Iran, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2017 ;6(1):e27264. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.27264.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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