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    • An identity-based model for adolescent health in the Islamic Republic of Iran: a qualitative study 

      Parvizy, S.; Ahmadi, F.; Nikbakht Nasrabad, A. (‎2008)‎
      We conducted this study on 52 adolescents from Tehran to investigate their perspectives on health. We used the grounded theory approach and the constant comparison analysis method. Identity emerged as a core variable along with the concepts of friendship and relationships, education, family, lack of limitation and community. Identity affects adolescents' health regarding the emerged concepts. Participants believed that psychosocial health-related factors were more important than physical and individual health factors. Therefore, social welfare, ...