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Children’s Privacy in Pediatric Wards in Teaching Hospitals Affiliated to Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences: 2014 - 2015

Mina Foroozadeh 1 , Mehrzad Kiani 1 , Leila Afshar 1 and Shabnam Bazmi 1 , *
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1 Medical Ethics Department, School of Traditional Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: January 2017, 5 (1); e59868
  • Published Online: September 6, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 25, 2016
  • Revised: May 16, 2016
  • Accepted: July 24, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.36539

To Cite: Foroozadeh M, Kiani M, Afshar L, Bazmi S. Children’s Privacy in Pediatric Wards in Teaching Hospitals Affiliated to Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences: 2014 - 2015, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2017 ; 5(1):e59868. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.36539.

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