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Comparison of the Effects of Drawing Pictures and Inflating Balloons on Anxiety and Pain Caused by Diphtheria-Pertussis-Tetanus Immunization in School-Aged Children

Milad Borji 1 , Hamid Taghinejad 1 , * and Reza Sedmohamadi 2
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1 Department of Nursing, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Ilam University of Medical Science, Ilam, Iran
2 Student Research Committee, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: October 2018, 6 (4); e12332
  • Published Online: August 5, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 1, 2017
  • Revised: December 11, 2017
  • Accepted: January 16, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.12332

To Cite: Borji M, Taghinejad H, Sedmohamadi R. Comparison of the Effects of Drawing Pictures and Inflating Balloons on Anxiety and Pain Caused by Diphtheria-Pertussis-Tetanus Immunization in School-Aged Children, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2018 ; 6(4):e12332. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.12332.

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