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Psychological Factors Explaining the Referral Behavior of Iranian Family Physicians

Bahram Mohaghegh 1 , Hesam Seyedin 2 , Arash Rashidian 3 , Hamid Ravaghi 2 , Nader Khalesi 1 , * and Hossein Kazemeini 4
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1 School of Health Management and Information Sciences, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iranian Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Health Management and Economic Research Center, School of Health Management and Information Sciences, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iranian Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Health Management and Economics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Ministry of Health and Education of Iran, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: April 5, 2014, 16 (4); e13395
  • Published Online: April 5, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 6, 2013
  • Revised: July 30, 2013
  • Accepted: August 19, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.13395

To Cite: Mohaghegh B, Seyedin H, Rashidian A, Ravaghi H, Khalesi N, et al. Psychological Factors Explaining the Referral Behavior of Iranian Family Physicians, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2014 ; 16(4):e13395. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.13395.

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