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Noise-Induced Stress Assessment by Salivary Cortisol Measurement

Behzad Fouladi Dehaghi 1 , * , Parvin Nassiri 2 , Mohammad Reza Monazam 2 , Leila Ebrahimi Ghavam Abadi 3 , E Saeed Farahani 4 , Gholamreza Hassanzadeh 5 , Mostafa Hoseini 6 and Motrza Hesampor 1
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1 Department of Occupational Health, School of Public health, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
2 Department of Occupational Health, School of Public health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Environmental Management, Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch, Ahvaz, IR Iran
4 Department of Audiology, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
6 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Health Sciences: August 01, 2014, 6 (3); e21719
  • Published Online: July 26, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 22, 2014
  • Revised: March 17, 2014
  • Accepted: April 19, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjhs.21719

To Cite: Fouladi Dehaghi B, Nassiri P, Monazam M R, Ebrahimi Ghavam Abadi L, Farahani E S, et al. Noise-Induced Stress Assessment by Salivary Cortisol Measurement, Jundishapur J Health Sci. 2014 ;6(3):e21719. doi: 10.5812/jjhs.21719.

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