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Factor Structure of the Iranian Version of 12-Item General Health Questionnaire

Fatemeh Rahmati Najarkolaei 1 , Fatemeh Raiisi 2 , Parvin Rahnama 3 , * , Mohammad Gholami Fesharaki 4 , Omid Zamani 5 , Mohammad Reza Jafari 6 and Ali Montazeri 7
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1 Health Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Behavioral Sciences Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Midwifery, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Shahed University, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Regional Knowledge Hub for HIV/AIDS Surveillance, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
6 Islamic Azad University, Saveh Branch, Saveh, IR Iran
7 Mental Health Research Group, Health Metrics Research Centre, Iranian Institute for Health Sciences Research, Academic Center for Education Culture & Research (ACECR), Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: September 01, 2014, 16 (9); e11794
  • Published Online: September 5, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 25, 2013
  • Revised: December 8, 2013
  • Accepted: January 21, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.11794

To Cite: Rahmati Najarkolaei F, Raiisi F, Rahnama P, Gholami Fesharaki M, Zamani O, et al. Factor Structure of the Iranian Version of 12-Item General Health Questionnaire, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2014 ; 16(9):e11794. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.11794.

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