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Sleep Quality and Blood Lipid Composition Among Patients with Diabetes

Ameneh Barikani 1 , Maryam Javadi 2 and Sima Rafiei 3 , *
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1 School of Medicine, Qazvin University of Medical Sciences, Qazvin, Iran
2 Children Growth Research Center, Qazvin University of Medical Sciences, Qazvin, Iran
3 Social Determinants of Health Research Center, Qazvin University of Medical Sciences, Qazvin, Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: July 31, 2019, 17 (3); e81062
  • Published Online: June 2, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 20, 2018
  • Revised: April 12, 2019
  • Accepted: April 17, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.81062

To Cite: Barikani A, Javadi M, Rafiei S. Sleep Quality and Blood Lipid Composition Among Patients with Diabetes, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2019 ; 17(3):e81062. doi: 10.5812/ijem.81062.

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