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Identification and Evaluation of Abused Children at Imam Hossein Hospital

Fariba Arabghol 1 , 2 , Firooze Derakhshanpour 3 , * , Rozita Davari Ashtiyani 1 , 2 , Narges Chimeh 4 and Layli Panaghi 4
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1 Behavioral Science Research Center, Imam Hossein Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Psychiatry, Imam Hossein Hospital, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Golestan Psychiatric Research Center, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, IR Iran
4 Family Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: March 2016, 5 (1); e59752
  • Published Online: February 27, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 17, 2015
  • Revised: May 11, 2015
  • Accepted: May 17, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.27531

To Cite: Arabghol F, Derakhshanpour F, Davari Ashtiyani R, Chimeh N, Panaghi L. Identification and Evaluation of Abused Children at Imam Hossein Hospital, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2016 ; 5(1):e59752. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.27531.

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