Suicide: An Un-resolved and Under-recognized Health Problem among People of Ilam Province (The Most Popular Suicide Spot in Iran)

  • Aziz KASSANI Dept. of Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Dezful University of Medical Sciences, Dezful, Iran
  • Abdolvahab BAGHBANIAN Health Systems and Global Populations, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
  • Walieh MENATI Prevention of Psychosocial Injuries Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran
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Abstract

Suicide: An Un-resolved and Under-recognized Health Problem among People of Ilam Province (The Most Popular Suicide Spot in Iran)

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Published
2017-09-03
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KASSANI A, BAGHBANIAN A, MENATI W. Suicide: An Un-resolved and Under-recognized Health Problem among People of Ilam Province (The Most Popular Suicide Spot in Iran). Iran J Public Health. 46(9):1303-4.
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