J Caring Sci. 2018;7(3): 143-147. doi: 10.15171/jcs.2018.023
PMID: 30283759        PMCID: PMC6163157

Original Research

Social Support and Depression in Iranian Cancer Patients: the Role of Demographic Variables

Nayereh Naseri 1 * ORCID, Fariba Taleghani 2 ORCID

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