Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences

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Comparison of the Anxiolytic Effects of Saffron (Crocus sativus. L) and Diazepam Before Herniorrhaphy Surgery: A Double Blind Randomized Clinical Trial

Mahdi Basiri-Moghadam 1 , Arash Hamzei 2 , Ali-Reza Moslem 3 , Saeid Pasban-Noghabi 4 , * , Nematollah Ghorbani 5 and Jafar Ghenaati 6
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1 Department of Nursing, Social Development and Health Promotion Research Center, Gonabad University of Medical Sciences, Gonabad, IR Iran
2 Department of Anesthesiology, Gonabad University of Medical Sciences, Gonabad, IR Iran
3 Department of Anesthesiology, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
4 Department of Nursing, Student Research Committee, Center of Talents, Gonabad University of Medical Sciences, Gonabad, IR Iran
5 Department of Urology, Gonabad University of Medical Sciences, Gonabad, IR Iran
6 Department of Basic Sciences, Gonabad University of Medical Sciences, Gonabad, IR Iran
Article information
  • Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences: March 31, 2016, 18 (3); e6248
  • Published Online: March 26, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 20, 2015
  • Accepted: November 16, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/zjrms-6248

To Cite: Basiri-Moghadam M, Hamzei A, Moslem A, Pasban-Noghabi S, Ghorbani N, et al. Comparison of the Anxiolytic Effects of Saffron (Crocus sativus. L) and Diazepam Before Herniorrhaphy Surgery: A Double Blind Randomized Clinical Trial, Zahedan J Res Med Sci. 2016 ; 18(3):e6248. doi: 10.17795/zjrms-6248.

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