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Epidemiology, Causes and Outcome of Burns in Women From Southern Iran: 2009-2011

Zinat Mohebbi 1 , Shahla Najafi 2 , Zahra Molazem 1 and Giti Setoodeh 3 , *
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1 PhD Candidate, Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, School of Hazrat-e-Zeinab Nursing and Midwifery, Yasouj University of Medical Sciences, Yasouj, IR Iran
3 Department of Psychiatric Nursing, Community Based Mental Health Research Center, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
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  • Women's Health Bulletin: June 16, 2014, 1 (2); e20123
  • Published Online: June 11, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 17, 2014
  • Revised: March 27, 2014
  • Accepted: April 10, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/whb-20123

How to Cite: Mohebbi Z, Najafi S, Molazem Z, Setoodeh G. Epidemiology, Causes and Outcome of Burns in Women From Southern Iran: 2009-2011, Women Health Bull. 2014 ; 1(2):e20123. doi: 10.17795/whb-20123.

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