Int J Epidemiol Res. 2017;4(4): 260-266. doi: 10.15171/ijer.2017.14

Original Article

An Examination of Psychometric Characteristics and Factor Structure of Death Anxiety Scale Within a Sample of Iranian Patients With Heart Disease

Mohammad Ali Soleimani 1, Saeed Pahlevan Sharif 2, Ameneh Yaghoobzadeh 3, Kelly-Ann Allen 4, Hamid Sharif Nia 5

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Reza Imani   

Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Social Determinants of Health Research Center, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran. 

 Email: eimani@skums.ac.ir



Soleiman Kheiri  

Professor of Biostatistics, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Health, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran. 

 Email: kheiri@skums.ac.ir

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