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The Role of Preoperative Knowledge and Self-Efficacy in Predicting Postoperative Anxiety, Depression, and Vision-Related Quality of Life in Elderly Patients with Macular Degeneration Undergoing Retinal Surgery in Shiraz, Iran, 2016

Sakineh Gholamzadeh 1 , * , Seyedeh Sarah Sharifi 2 and Ladan Zarshenas 1
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1 Community-Based Psychiatric Care Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
2 Fatemeh (PBUH) Nursing and Midwifery School, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
Article information
  • Shiraz E-Medical Journal: September 2018, 19 (9); e14365
  • Published Online: August 4, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 20, 2017
  • Revised: June 24, 2018
  • Accepted: June 26, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/semj.14365

To Cite: Gholamzadeh S, Sharifi S S , Zarshenas L . The Role of Preoperative Knowledge and Self-Efficacy in Predicting Postoperative Anxiety, Depression, and Vision-Related Quality of Life in Elderly Patients with Macular Degeneration Undergoing Retinal Surgery in Shiraz, Iran, 2016, Shiraz E-Med J. 2018 ; 19(9):e14365. doi: 10.5812/semj.14365.

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