Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Assessing Factors Influencing the Quality of Developmental Care in Neonatal Intensive Care Units of Tehran

Farin Soleimani 1 , Shahnaz Torkzahrani 1 , * , Hassan Rafiey 2 , Mahyar Salavati 3 and Malihe Nasiri 4
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1 Pediatric Neurorehabilitation Research Center, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Psychiatrist, Social Welfare Management Research Center, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Physical Therapy Department, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Paramedical Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: February 2017, 27 (1); e6733
  • Published Online: October 3, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 4, 2016
  • Revised: July 13, 2016
  • Accepted: September 12, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.6733

To Cite: Soleimani F, Torkzahrani S, Rafiey H, Salavati M, Nasiri M. et al. Assessing Factors Influencing the Quality of Developmental Care in Neonatal Intensive Care Units of Tehran, Iran J Pediatr. 2017 ; 27(1):e6733. doi: 10.5812/ijp.6733.

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