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Risk Factors Affecting Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn in Fatemieh Hospital of Hamadan, Iran, 2015 - 2016

Mohammad Kazem Sabzehei 1 , Behnaz Basiri 1 , * , Maryam Shokouhi 1 , Afshin Fayyazi 1 and Fatemeh Eghbalian 1
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1 Department of Pediatrics, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
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  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: December 2018, 20 (S1); e56550
  • Published Online: February 28, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 25, 2017
  • Revised: September 17, 2017
  • Accepted: November 18, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.56550

To Cite: Sabzehei M K, Basiri B, Shokouhi M, Fayyazi A, Eghbalian F. Risk Factors Affecting Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn in Fatemieh Hospital of Hamadan, Iran, 2015 - 2016, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2018 ; 20(S1):e56550. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.56550.

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