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Investigation of Stigma Phenomenon in Cancer: A Grounded Theory Study

Sahar Mohabbat-bahar 1 , Imanollah Bigdeli 1 , * , Ali Mashhadi 1 and Mohammad Moradi-Joo 2 , 3
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1 Department of Psychology, Faculty of Eduction and Psychology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran
2 Cancer Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Iran Health Insurance Organization, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Cancer Prevention: February 2017, 10 (2); e6596
  • Published Online: January 24, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 12, 2016
  • Revised: June 30, 2016
  • Accepted: January 14, 2017
  • DOI: 10.17795/ijcp-6596

To Cite: Mohabbat-bahar S, Bigdeli I, Mashhadi A, Moradi-Joo M. Investigation of Stigma Phenomenon in Cancer: A Grounded Theory Study, Int J Cancer Manag. 2017 ; 10(2):e6596. doi: 10.17795/ijcp-6596.

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