Translation and Psychometric Properties of Persian Version of Independent Living Scale in Patients with Schizophrenia

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To Cite : Khalafbeigi M, Erfanmanesh P, Akbarfahimi M. Translation and Psychometric Properties of Persian Version of Independent Living Scale in Patients with Schizophrenia, Middle East J Rehabil Health Stud. 2017 ;4(1):e41802. doi: 10.17795/mejrh-41802.
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1. Introduction
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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