International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction

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Emotional and Social Loneliness in Individuals With and Without Substance Dependence Disorder

Mohsen Hosseinbor 1 , Seyed Mojtaba Yassini Ardekani 2 , * , Saeed Bakhshani 3 and Somayeh Bakhshani 3
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1 Iranshahr University of Medical Sciences, Iranshahr, IR Iran
2 Department of Psychiatry, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, IR Iran
3 Department of Medicine, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: September 01, 2014, 3 (3); e22688
  • Published Online: August 25, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 16, 2014
  • Accepted: August 18, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.22688

To Cite: Hosseinbor M, Yassini Ardekani S M, Bakhshani S, Bakhshani S. Emotional and Social Loneliness in Individuals With and Without Substance Dependence Disorder, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2014 ;3(3):e22688. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.22688.

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