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Funding for this project was provided by Semnan University of Medical Sciences. (1029)
Received: 19 November 2017
Accepted: 12 November 2018
First Online: 27 December 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The ethical considerations of the present study consisted of obtaining approval from the Ethics Committee of the Semnan University of Medical Sciences and Iranian Registry of Clinical Trials, accepting permission from the Research Deputy of Semnan University of Medical Sciences, hospital and hemodialysis department officials, obtaining informed written consent, keeping confidential information, assuring the patient to leave the research freely at any time, explaining to the research units that their participation or lack of participation in the research will make no change in the care process.
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