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The Effect of Amniotic Membrane on the Healing of Cesarean Wounds: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Zahra Molazem 1 , Fatemeh Mohseni 2 , Mahnaz Rakhshan 3 , * , Sareh Keshavarzi 4 and Masoumeh Younesi 5
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1 Community Based Nursing and Midwifery Research Center, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Student at Research Committee, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Medical-Surgical Nursing Department, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
4 Depatment of Bio Statistics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
5 Gerash Amir-al-Momenin Medical and Educational Center, Gerash, Fars, IR Iran
Article information
  • Women’s Health Bulletin: April 2018, 5 (2); e13109
  • Published Online: March 10, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 16, 2017
  • Revised: June 20, 2017
  • Accepted: August 16, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/whb.13109

To Cite: Molazem Z, Mohseni F, Rakhshan M, Keshavarzi S, Younesi M. The Effect of Amniotic Membrane on the Healing of Cesarean Wounds: A Randomized Clinical Trial, Women Health Bull. 2018 ; 5(2):e13109. doi: 10.5812/whb.13109.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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