Predictors of Practice about Blood Borne Infections among In-ternational Medical and Paramedical Students Using the Health Belief Model

  • Leonard Emmanuel MENSAH School of Public Health, International Campus, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Roya SADEGHI Department of Health Education & Promotion, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Azar TOL Department of Health Education & Promotion, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Abbas RAHIMI FOROUSHANI Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

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Published
2019-09-03
How to Cite
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MENSAH LE, SADEGHI R, TOL A, RAHIMI FOROUSHANI A. Predictors of Practice about Blood Borne Infections among In-ternational Medical and Paramedical Students Using the Health Belief Model. Iran J Public Health. 48(9):1751-1752.
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