Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences

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The Association of Alexithymia and Sense of Coherence With Life Satisfaction in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Kolsom Allah-Gholilo 1 , * , Abbas Abolghasemi 1 , Hossein Dehghan 2 and Hassan Imani 1
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1 Department of Psychology, University of Mohaghegh Ardabili, Ardabil, IR Iran
2 Department of Human Sciences, Ardabil Branch, Islamic Azad University, Ardabil, IR Iran
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  • Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences: April 28, 2015, 17 (4)
  • Published Online: April 22, 2015
  • Article Type: Short Communication
  • Received: November 19, 2013
  • Accepted: January 5, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/zjrms977

To Cite: Allah-Gholilo K, Abolghasemi A, Dehghan H, Imani H. The Association of Alexithymia and Sense of Coherence With Life Satisfaction in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Zahedan J Res Med Sci. 2015 ; 17(4):-. doi: 10.17795/zjrms977.

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