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Health Literacy and Medical Adherence in Hemodialysis Patients: The Mediating Role of Disease-Specific Knowledge

Mina Qobadi 1 , Mohammad Ali Besharat 1 , * , Reza Rostami 1 and Abbas Rahiminezhad 1
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1 Department of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Education, University of Tehran, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Thrita: March 30, 2015, 4 (1); e26195
  • Published Online: February 24, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 17, 2014
  • Revised: January 1, 2015
  • Accepted: January 12, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/thrita.26195

To Cite: Qobadi M, Besharat M A, Rostami R, Rahiminezhad A. Health Literacy and Medical Adherence in Hemodialysis Patients: The Mediating Role of Disease-Specific Knowledge, Thrita. 2015 ;4(1):e26195. doi: 10.5812/thrita.26195.

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