Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health

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The Associations Between Fatigue, Disability, and Mobility and the Quality of Life in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis

Farideh Kamran 1 , Afshin Samaei 2 , Nabiollah Asghari 2 , Soheila Bayat 3 , Azadeh Naeiji 3 , Fatemeh Farrokhnezhad 1 and Amir Hoshang Bakhtiary 1 , *
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1 Neuromuscular Rehabilitation Research Center, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
2 Department of Internal Medicine, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
3 Department of Nursing, Research Committee, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health: January 01, 2016, 3 (1); e34037
  • Published Online: January 27, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 26, 2015
  • Revised: November 30, 2015
  • Accepted: December 21, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/mejrh-34037

To Cite: Kamran F, Samaei A, Asghari N, Bayat S, Naeiji A, et al. The Associations Between Fatigue, Disability, and Mobility and the Quality of Life in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis, Middle East J Rehabil Health Stud. 2016 ; 3(1):e34037. doi: 10.17795/mejrh-34037.

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