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The support experience of heart transplant recipients

Monemian, Sharifeh and Abedi, Heidarali and Naji, Saied Ali (2013) The support experience of heart transplant recipients. Jundishapur Journal of Chronic Disease Care, 1 (1&2). ISSN 2322-4207

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Item Type: Article
Keywords: Support, Heart transplantation, Qualitative approach.
Subjects: R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC0321 Neuroscience. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry
R Medicine > RD Surgery
R Medicine > RZ Other systems of medicine
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences > School of Medicine
Depositing User: آقای بهرام سوسنی غریب وند
Date Deposited: 14 Feb 2018 06:57
Last Modified: 14 Feb 2018 06:57
URI: http://eprints.ajums.ac.ir/id/eprint/11889

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