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J Educ Community Health. 2016;2(4): 3-12. doi: 10.21859/jech-02042

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Medication Adherence and its Related Factors in Patients with Type II Diabetes

Behzad Gholamaliei 1, Akram Karimi-Shahanjarini 2 * ORCID, Ghodratollah Roshanaei 3, Frouzan Rezapour-Shahkolaei 2

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