Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Inpatient Opioid Withdrawal Management of Street Children and Adolescents Admitted to Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Ward: A Preliminary Case Series

Mahboubeh Firouzkouhi Moghadam 1 , 2 , Seyed-Sepehr Hashemian 3 , Masoud Pishjoo 4 , Sanaz Ghasemi 5 , Ahmad Hajebi 6 and Alireza Noroozi 7 , *
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1 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Department, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
2 Research Center for Children and Adolescents Health, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
3 Student research‏ ‏committee, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 General Practitioner, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
5 Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Ward, Ali Ebne Abitaleb Hospital, Zahedan, IR Iran
6 Addiction and High Risk Behavior Research Center, Tehran Institute of Psychiatry, Faculty of Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences (IUMS), Tehran, IR Iran
7 School of Advanced Technologies in Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: August 2016, 26 (4); e5133
  • Published Online: July 13, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 23, 2015
  • Revised: April 3, 2016
  • Accepted: April 12, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.5133

To Cite: Firouzkouhi Moghadam M, Hashemian S, Pishjoo M, Ghasemi S, Hajebi A, et al. Inpatient Opioid Withdrawal Management of Street Children and Adolescents Admitted to Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Ward: A Preliminary Case Series, Iran J Pediatr. 2016 ; 26(4):e5133. doi: 10.5812/ijp.5133.

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