Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal

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Lessons Learned from the 2017 Kermanshah Earthquake Response

Kosar Yousefi 1 , Davoud Pirani 2 and Ali Sahebi 2 , *
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1 Department of Nursing, Student Research Committee, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran
2 Department of Health in Disasters and Emergencies, School of Public Health and Safety, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: 20 (12); e87109
  • Published Online: December 29, 2018
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: December 5, 2018
  • Accepted: December 14, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.87109

To Cite: Yousefi K, Pirani D, Sahebi A. Lessons Learned from the 2017 Kermanshah Earthquake Response, Iran Red Crescent Med J. Online ahead of Print ; 20(12):e87109. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.87109.

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