Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Hospital Care for Newborn Babies: Quality Assessment, A Systematic Review

Hossein Jabbari 1 , Somayae Abdollahi Sabet 1 , * and Mohammad Heidarzadeh 2
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1 Department of Community Medicine, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
2 Department of Pediatrics, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: October 28, 2015, 25 (5); e3706
  • Published Online: October 6, 2015
  • Article Type: Systematic Review
  • Received: August 12, 2015
  • Accepted: August 17, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.3706

To Cite: Jabbari H, Abdollahi Sabet S, Heidarzadeh M. Hospital Care for Newborn Babies: Quality Assessment, A Systematic Review, Iran J Pediatr. 2015 ;25(5):e3706. doi: 10.5812/ijp.3706.

Abstract
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1. Context
2. Evidence Acquisition
3. Results
4. Conclusions
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