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High-Risk Behaviors Among Regular and Casual Female Sex Workers in Iran: A Report from Western Asia

Mehran Asadi-Ali Abadi 1 , Jamileh Abolghasemi 2 , Shahnaz Rimaz 1 , 3 , * , Reza Majdzadeh 4 , Mostafa Shokoohi 5 , Fereshteh Rostami-Maskopaee 6 and Effat Merghati-Khoei 7
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1 Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Radiation Biology Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Center for Knowledge Translation and Exchange, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, School of Public Health, Tehran, Iran
5 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
6 Department of Public Health, School of Public Health, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, Iran
7 Iranian Center of Addiction Studies (INCAS), Institution of Risk Behaviors Reduction, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: March 2018, 12 (1); e9744
  • Published Online: January 24, 2018
  • Article Type: Original Article
  • Received: November 20, 2016
  • Revised: May 20, 2017
  • Accepted: June 7, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijpbs.9744

To Cite: Asadi-Ali Abadi M, Abolghasemi J, Rimaz S, Majdzadeh R, Shokoohi M, et al. High-Risk Behaviors Among Regular and Casual Female Sex Workers in Iran: A Report from Western Asia, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2018 ; 12(1):e9744. doi: 10.5812/ijpbs.9744.

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