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Prevalence of Suicidal Ideation and Attempts in Patients With Epilepsy

Hosein Delavar Kasmaei 1 , Omid Hesami 1 , Sayena Jabbehdari 1 , * and Arash Bostani 2
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1 Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Neurology, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
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  • Thrita: June 27, 2015, 4 (2); e29045
  • Published Online: June 20, 2015
  • Article Type: Brief Report
  • Received: April 5, 2015
  • Accepted: April 21, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/thrita.4(2)2015.29045

To Cite: Delavar Kasmaei H, Hesami O, Jabbehdari S, Bostani A. Prevalence of Suicidal Ideation and Attempts in Patients With Epilepsy, Thrita. 2015 ;4(2):e29045. doi: 10.5812/thrita.4(2)2015.29045.

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