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Consumer Instigated Unnecessary Medicalization in Iran: A Qualitative Thematic Analysis of the Health Professionals’ Conjectures

Abdolreza Shaghaghi 1 , 2 and Parinaz Doshmangir 1 , *
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1 Health Education & Promotion Department, Faculty of Health , Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
2 Medical Education Research Center, R&D Campus, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: February 2018, 7 (S); e63062
  • Published Online: February 28, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 13, 2017
  • Revised: February 16, 2018
  • Accepted: February 22, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/jhealthscope.63062

To Cite: Shaghaghi A, Doshmangir P. Consumer Instigated Unnecessary Medicalization in Iran: A Qualitative Thematic Analysis of the Health Professionals’ Conjectures, Health Scope. 2018 ; 7(S):e63062. doi: 10.5812/jhealthscope.63062.

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