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Epidemiology Research International
Volume 2011, Article ID 404538, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/404538
Review Article

Epidemiology of Dissociative Disorders: An Overview

Department of Psychiatry, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, 34390 Capa, Istanbul, Turkey

Received 9 January 2011; Accepted 7 March 2011

Academic Editor: Huibert Burger

Copyright © 2011 Vedat Sar. 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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