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The Impact of Educational Intervention Based on Empowerment Model in Preventing Violence Against Women

Mohammad Hossein Taghdisi 1 , Fatemeh Estebsari 1 , 2 , Maryam Dastoorpour 3 , Ensiyeh Jamshidi 2 , Fiesal Jamalzadeh 4 and Marzieh Latifi 5 , *
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1 Department of Education and Promotion, School of Public Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Community Based Participatory Research Center, Iranian Institute for Reduction of High-Risk Behaviors, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Research Center for Modeling in Health, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
4 Department of Health Economics, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
5 Department of Health Education and Promotion, School of Public Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: July 5, 2014, 16 (7); e14432
  • Published Online: July 5, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 25, 2013
  • Revised: March 7, 2014
  • Accepted: April 12, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.14432

To Cite: Taghdisi M H, Estebsari F, Dastoorpour M, Jamshidi E, Jamalzadeh F, et al. The Impact of Educational Intervention Based on Empowerment Model in Preventing Violence Against Women, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2014 ; 16(7):e14432. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.14432.

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