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An Iranian Perspective on Patients' Rights

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An Iranian Perspective on Patients' Rights. / Joolaee, Soodabeh ; Nikbakht-Nasrabadi, Alireza ; Parsa-Yekta, Zohreh; Tschudin, Verena; Mansouri, Iman.

In: Nursing Ethics, Vol. 13, No. 5, 2006, p. 488-502.

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Joolaee, S, Nikbakht-Nasrabadi, A, Parsa-Yekta, Z, Tschudin, V & Mansouri, I 2006, 'An Iranian Perspective on Patients' Rights', Nursing Ethics, vol. 13, no. 5, pp. 488-502. https://doi.org/10.1191/0969733006nej895oa

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Joolaee, S., Nikbakht-Nasrabadi, A., Parsa-Yekta, Z., Tschudin, V., & Mansouri, I. (2006). An Iranian Perspective on Patients' Rights. Nursing Ethics, 13(5), 488-502. https://doi.org/10.1191/0969733006nej895oa

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Joolaee S, Nikbakht-Nasrabadi A, Parsa-Yekta Z, Tschudin V, Mansouri I. An Iranian Perspective on Patients' Rights. Nursing Ethics. 2006;13(5):488-502. https://doi.org/10.1191/0969733006nej895oa

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Joolaee, Soodabeh ; Nikbakht-Nasrabadi, Alireza ; Parsa-Yekta, Zohreh ; Tschudin, Verena ; Mansouri, Iman. / An Iranian Perspective on Patients' Rights. In: Nursing Ethics. 2006 ; Vol. 13, No. 5. pp. 488-502.

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