Exploring self care in Tehran, Iran: A population based study

@inproceedings{Eftekhar2012ExploringSC,
  title={Exploring self care in Tehran, Iran: A population based study},
  author={H Vaghefi Eftekhar and Seyyed Kamaladdin Mirkamali and Sedigheh Sadat Tavafian and Kazem Mohammad and Hossein Shahnazi and Gholamreza Sharifirad},
  booktitle={Journal of research in medical sciences : the official journal of Isfahan University of Medical Sciences},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND self care empowers individuals to self manage their minor ailments, chronic conditions, and to exert more control over their lives. Self care includes activities such as influencing prevention, health maintenance, and treatment of illness by individuals, this study was conducted to assess views about self care among the general population living in south of Tehran. MATERIALS AND METHODS This survey was cross-sectional study by using of two-stage random cluster sampling, 1200… CONTINUE READING

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