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Adding Health Literacy to the Health Belief Model: Effectiveness of an Educational Intervention on Smoking Preventive Behaviors Among University Students

Rahman Panahi 1 , Ali Ramezankhani 2 , Mahmoud Tavousi 3 and Shamsaddin Niknami 4 , *
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1 Ph.D. Candidate in Health Education and Promotion, School of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Professor, Department of Health Services, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Associate Professor, Health Metrics Research Center, Iranian Institute for Health Sciences Research, ACECR, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Associate Professor, Department of Health Education and Health Promotion, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: February 2018, 20 (2); e13773
  • Published Online: February 12, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 21, 2017
  • Revised: June 18, 2017
  • Accepted: August 23, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.13773

To Cite: Panahi R, Ramezankhani A, Tavousi M, Niknami S. Adding Health Literacy to the Health Belief Model: Effectiveness of an Educational Intervention on Smoking Preventive Behaviors Among University Students, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2018 ; 20(2):e13773. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.13773.

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