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The Effect of Physical Activity on Depression, Anxiety and Marital Satisfaction of Police Personnel

Seyed Ali Hosseini 1 , * , Nasibeh Kazemi 1 and Zahra Hashemi 1
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1 Department of Sport Physiology, Marvdasht Branch, Islamic Azad University, Marvdasht, Iran
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  • Annals of Military and Health Sciences Research: March 2018, 16 (1); e82105
  • Published Online: August 26, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 13, 2018
  • Revised: August 17, 2018
  • Accepted: August 18, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/amh.82105

To Cite: Hosseini S A, Kazemi N, Hashemi Z. The Effect of Physical Activity on Depression, Anxiety and Marital Satisfaction of Police Personnel, Ann Mil Health Sci Res. 2018 ; 16(1):e82105. doi: 10.5812/amh.82105.

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2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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