Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Prevalence and Reasons for Psychoactive Drugs Use Among University Students of Medical Sciences in Yazd, Iran

Sajjad Rahimi Pordanjani 1 , Hossein Fallah Zadeh 2 , Masumeh Mousavi 3 , Salman Khazaei 4 , Malihe Sohrabivafa 5 , Victoria Momenabadi 6 , Seyedeh Leila Dehghani 7 and Zaher Khazaei 8 , *
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1 Student Research Committee, Department and Faculty of Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Sahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
3 Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
4 Deptartment of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
5 Department of Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Dezful University of Medical Sciences, Dezful, Iran
6 Department of Health Education and Health Promotion, School of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
7 Department of Public Health, Behbahan Faculty of Medical Sciences, Behbahan, Iran
8 Department of Public Health, School of Health, Sabzevar University of Medical Sciences, Sabzevar, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: March 2018, 12 (1); e9384
  • Published Online: January 3, 2018
  • Article Type: Original Article
  • Received: October 17, 2016
  • Revised: March 27, 2017
  • Accepted: September 5, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijpbs.9384

To Cite: Rahimi Pordanjani S, Fallah Zadeh H, Mousavi M, Khazaei S, Sohrabivafa M, et al. Prevalence and Reasons for Psychoactive Drugs Use Among University Students of Medical Sciences in Yazd, Iran, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2018 ; 12(1):e9384. doi: 10.5812/ijpbs.9384.

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