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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 645103, 5 pages
Sexual Knowledge among High School Students in Northwestern Iran
1Department of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychiatry Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
2Clinical Psychiatry Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
3Department of Psychiatry, Razi Mental Hospital, El-Goli Boulevard, P.O. Box 5456, Tabriz, Iran
4Department of Vital Statistics and Epidemiology, Faculty of Health and Nutrition, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
5Department of Social Sciences, Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran
Received 8 June 2012; Accepted 26 June 2012
Academic Editors: G. J. Casimir and A. Maheshwari
Copyright © 2012 Ayyoub Malek et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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