Letter to the Editor

Women’s Empowerment in Reproductive Decision-making Needs Attention among Iranian Women

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KIANI Z, SIMBAR M, DOLATIAN M, ZAYERI F. Women’s Empowerment in Reproductive Decision-making Needs Attention among Iranian Women. Iran J Public Health. 2018;47(3):464-465.