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  1. Hope International College, Satdobato, Lalitpur, Nepal

    • Muna Bhattarai
  2. Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkhla, Thailand

    • Khomapak Maneewat
    •  & Wipa Sae-Sia


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