International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction

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Social Acceptance for Patients Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Kerman and Rafsanjan, Iran

Reza Bidaki 1 , 2 , Zahra Rajabi 3 , Mohsen Rezaeian 4 , Masoud Sabouri Ghannad 5 , * and Mohammad Hossein Salehi Shahrbabaki 3
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1 Research Center of Addiction and Behavioral Sciences, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
2 Diabetes Research Center, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
3 Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan, IR Iran
4 Department of Social Medicine and Environmental Research Center, Medical School, Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan, IR Iran
5 Department of Microbiology, Research Center for Molecular Medicine, Medical School, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: March 2017, 6 (1); e30564
  • Published Online: October 3, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 6, 2015
  • Revised: January 11, 2016
  • Accepted: January 13, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.30564

To Cite: Bidaki R, Rajabi Z, Rezaeian M, Sabouri Ghannad M, Salehi Shahrbabaki M H. et al. Social Acceptance for Patients Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Kerman and Rafsanjan, Iran, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2017 ;6(1):e30564. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.30564.

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