Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health

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Lifestyle and the Most Important Risk Factors of Cardiovascular Disease in Physicians, Nurses, and Faculty Members

Monir Nobahar 1 , * and Mohammad Reza Razavi 1
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1 Department of Nursing, Faculty of Nursing and Paramedical, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
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  • Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health: April 01, 2015, 2 (2); e28882
  • Published Online: April 25, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 6, 2015
  • Revised: March 17, 2015
  • Accepted: April 1, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/mejrh-28882

To Cite: Nobahar M, Razavi M R. Lifestyle and the Most Important Risk Factors of Cardiovascular Disease in Physicians, Nurses, and Faculty Members, Middle East J Rehabil Health Stud. 2015 ; 2(2):e28882. doi: 10.17795/mejrh-28882.

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