International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction

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Investigation of the Demographic Characteristics and Mental Health in Self-Immolation Attempters

Seyedeh Narjes Zamani 1 , * , Masoud Bagheri 1 and Mohammad Abbas Nejad 2
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1 Department of Psychology, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, IR Iran
2 Department of Foreign Languages, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: September 01, 2013, 2 (2); 77-81
  • Published Online: September 20, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 29, 2013
  • Revised: May 7, 2013
  • Accepted: May 29, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.11159

To Cite: Zamani S N, Bagheri M, Abbas Nejad M. Investigation of the Demographic Characteristics and Mental Health in Self-Immolation Attempters, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2013 ;2(2):77-81. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.11159.

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