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Acupressure and Anxiety in Cancer Patients

Ali Beikmoradi 1 , Fatemeh Najafi 2 , * , Ghodratallah Roshanaei 3 , Zahra Pour Esmaeil 4 , Mahnaz Khatibian 5 and Alireza Ahmadi 6
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1 Chronic Disease Home Care Research Center, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
2 Department of Nursing, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
3 Research Center for Modeling of Non-Communicable Diseases, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
4 Department of Nursing, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Research Center for Maternal and Child Care, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
6 Department of Oncology, School of Medicine, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: March 01, 2015, 17 (3); e25919
  • Published Online: March 31, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 8, 2014
  • Revised: January 4, 2015
  • Accepted: February 23, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.25919

To Cite: Beikmoradi A, Najafi F, Roshanaei G, Pour Esmaeil Z, Khatibian M, et al. Acupressure and Anxiety in Cancer Patients, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2015 ; 17(3):e25919. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.25919.

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