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Mental Health and Associated Demographic Features in a Pharmaceutical Factory (Case Study in Industrial Site of Rasht City)

Sajjad Rezaei ORCID 1 , *
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1 Department of Psychology, University of Guilan, Rasht, Iran
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  • Jentashapir Journal of Health Research: February 28, 2019, 10 (1); e90040
  • Published Online: July 15, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 29, 2019
  • Accepted: June 23, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjhr.90040

How to Cite: Rezaei S. Mental Health and Associated Demographic Features in a Pharmaceutical Factory (Case Study in Industrial Site of Rasht City), Jentashapir J Health Res. 2019 ; 10(1):e90040. doi: 10.5812/jjhr.90040.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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