Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Do Cancer Patients Prefer to Know the Diagnosis? A Descriptive Study Among Iranian Patients

Seyed Mehdi Samimi Ardestani 1 , Farhad Faridhosseini 2 , * , Fatemeh Shirkhani 1 , Ardeshir Karamad 1 , Layla Farid 3 , Mohammad Reza Fayyazi Bordbar 2 and Ali Motlagh 4 , 5
Authors Information
1 Behavioral Sciences Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
3 School of Pharmacy, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, USA
4 Radiation Oncology Department, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Cancer Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: December 28, 2015, 9 (4); e1792
  • Published Online: December 23, 2015
  • Article Type: Original Article
  • Received: December 31, 2014
  • Revised: April 17, 2015
  • Accepted: May 4, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/ijpbs-1792

To Cite: Samimi Ardestani S M, Faridhosseini F, Shirkhani F, Karamad A, Farid L, et al. Do Cancer Patients Prefer to Know the Diagnosis? A Descriptive Study Among Iranian Patients, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2015 ; 9(4):e1792. doi: 10.17795/ijpbs-1792.

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