Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Relationship Between Psychiatric Distress and Criminal History Among Intravenous Drug Abusers in Iran

Leyla Sahebi 1 , Mohammad Asghari Jafar Abadi 2 , * , Seyed Hosein Mousavi 1 , Majid Khalili 3 and Maryam Seyedi 4
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1 Tabriz Health Service Management Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
2 Department of Epidemiology and Statistics, Road Traffic Injury Prevention Research Center, School of Health, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
3 Medical Philosophy and History Research Center, Tabriz University Medical of Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
4 Tuberculosis and Lung Disease Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: June 28, 2015, 9 (2)
  • Published Online: June 23, 2015
  • Article Type: Original Article
  • Received: August 28, 2013
  • Revised: February 7, 2014
  • Accepted: January 28, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/ijpbs838

To Cite: Sahebi L, Asghari Jafar Abadi M, Mousavi S H, Khalili M, Seyedi M. Relationship Between Psychiatric Distress and Criminal History Among Intravenous Drug Abusers in Iran, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2015 ; 9(2):-. doi: 10.17795/ijpbs838.

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