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Effects of Swedish Massage on the Improvement of Mood Disorders in Women with Breast Cancer undergoing Radiotherapy

Sara Darabpour 1 , Masoomeh Kheirkhah 2 , * and Erfan Ghasemi 3
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1 Department of Midwifery, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 PhD of Medical Education, Assistant Professor, Department of Midwifery, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Paramedical Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: November 01, 2016, 18 (11); e25461
  • Published Online: August 10, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 19, 2014
  • Revised: March 3, 2015
  • Accepted: March 16, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.25461

To Cite: Darabpour S, Kheirkhah M, Ghasemi E. Effects of Swedish Massage on the Improvement of Mood Disorders in Women with Breast Cancer undergoing Radiotherapy, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2016 ; 18(11):e25461. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.25461.

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