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Quality of Sleep and Its Related Factors in Postmenopausal Women in West Tehran

Simin Taavoni 1 , 2 , 3 , Neda Nazem Ekbatani 4 , * and Hamid Haghani 5
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1 Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Research Institute for Islamic and Complementary Medicine (RICM), Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciencesm, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Faculty of Management and Medical Information Science, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Women's Health Bulletin: September 30, 2014, 1 (3); e23651
  • Published Online: September 25, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 12, 2014
  • Revised: March 14, 2014
  • Accepted: April 5, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/whb-23651

How to Cite: Taavoni S, Nazem Ekbatani N, Haghani H. Quality of Sleep and Its Related Factors in Postmenopausal Women in West Tehran, Women Health Bull. 2014 ; 1(3):e23651. doi: 10.17795/whb-23651.

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