Fatality Rate of Trauma Victims in Southern Iran: A Five-Year Survey

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To Cite : Yadollahi M, Mokhtari A M, Malekhoseini H R. Fatality Rate of Trauma Victims in Southern Iran: A Five-Year Survey, Trauma Mon. Online ahead of Print ;In Press(In Press):e42081. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.42081.
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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