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Study of Medical Interns’ Knowledge Level About Children’s Oral Health Between 2011 and 2012 in Medical Universities in Tehran, Iran

Alireza Fahimzad 1 , Mohammad Nasiri 2 , * , Hosein Heydari 3 and Fatemeh Sadat Sarfjoo 4
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1 Pediatric Infections Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Mofid children's Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Pediatric Medicine Research Center, Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, IR Iran
4 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: July 2015, 3 (3); e59850
  • Published Online: July 14, 2015
  • Article Type: Brief Report
  • Received: June 8, 2014
  • Revised: October 24, 2014
  • Accepted: May 10, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.21038v2

To Cite: Fahimzad A, Nasiri M, Heydari H, Sarfjoo F S. Study of Medical Interns’ Knowledge Level About Children’s Oral Health Between 2011 and 2012 in Medical Universities in Tehran, Iran, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2015 ; 3(3):e59850. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.21038v2.

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