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Factors Behind Fruit and Vegetable Consumption Among the Elderly with Functional Constipation: A Study Based on the Health Belief Model

Raheleh Soltani 1 , Atefeh Torabi 2 , Akbar Hasanzadeh 3 and Gholamreza Sharifirad 4 , *
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1 PhD Candidate, Department of Health Education and Health Promotion, Student Research Center, School of Health, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
2 Department of Health Education and Health Promotion, School of Health, Isfahan Medical University, Isfahan, IR Iran
3 Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Health, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
4 Faculty of Medicine, Islamic Azad University, Qom Branch, IR Iran
Article information
  • Modern Care Journal: January 2017, 14 (1); e63387
  • Published Online: October 31, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 3, 2016
  • Revised: September 14, 2016
  • Accepted: October 22, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/modernc.63387

To Cite: Soltani R, Torabi A, Hasanzadeh A, Sharifirad G. Factors Behind Fruit and Vegetable Consumption Among the Elderly with Functional Constipation: A Study Based on the Health Belief Model, Mod Care J. 2017 ; 14(1):e63387. doi: 10.5812/modernc.63387.

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