IMH Fact Sheet Resources

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  19. Santos PR, Capote Júnior JRFG, Cavalcante Filho JRM, Ferreira TP, Dos Santos Filho JNG, da Silva Oliveira S. “Religious Coping Methods Predict Depression and Quality of Life among End-Stage Renal Disease Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis: a Cross-Sectional Study.” BMC Nephrology, vol. 18, no. 1, 2017, doi:10.1186/s12882-017-0619-1.
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