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Quality of Life in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: Application of WHOQoL-BREF Scale

Ali Gholami 1 , 2 , * , Mohammad Azini 3 , Abasalt Borji 1 , Faramarz Shirazi 3 , Zahra Sharafi 3 and Esmail Zarei 4
Authors Information
1 Nursing Department, Neyshabur University of Medical Sciences, Neyshabur, IR Iran
2 Students’ Research Committee, Neyshabur University of Medical Sciences, Neyshabur, IR Iran
3 Disease Prevention Group, Neyshabur University of Medical Sciences, Neyshabur, IR Iran
4 Occupational Health Department, Neyshabur University of Medical Sciences, Neyshabur, IR Iran
Article information
  • Shiraz E-Medical Journal: July 01, 2013, 14 (3); 162-171
  • Published Online: July 1, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 9, 2013
  • Accepted: June 8, 2013

To Cite: Gholami A, Azini M, Borji A, Shirazi F, Sharafi Z, et al. Quality of Life in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: Application of WHOQoL-BREF Scale, Shiraz E-Med J. 2013 ; 14(3):162-171.

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1. Introduction
2. Materials and Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
5. Conclusion
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