Health Promot Perspect. 2015;5(4): 280-287. doi: 10.15171/hpp.2015.033
PMID: 26933647        PMCID: PMC4772798

Original Research

Evaluation of Mental Workload among ICU Ward's Nurses

Mohsen Mohammadi 1, Adel Mazloumi 1 * , Zeinab Kazemi 1, Hojat Zeraati 2

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