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Factors Related to Delay in Seeking Medical Care Among Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction in Dhaka

Fahima Khanam 1 , * , Md Shariful Islam 2 , Jotsna Akter 2 and Won Hee Lee 3
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1 Dhaka Medical College Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2 Department of Adult and Elderly Health Nursing, National Institute of Advanced Nursing Education and Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
3 National Institute of Advanced Nursing Education and Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
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  • Jentashapir Journal of Health Research: 10 (1); e92475
  • Published Online: July 15, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 20, 2019
  • Accepted: June 23, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjhr.92475

How to Cite: Khanam F, Shariful Islam M, Akter J, Lee W H. Factors Related to Delay in Seeking Medical Care Among Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction in Dhaka, Jentashapir J Health Res. Online ahead of Print ; 10(1):e92475. doi: 10.5812/jjhr.92475.

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