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Advances in Preventive Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 172423, 8 pages
Changing Trends in the Prevalence and Disparities of Obesity and Other Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Three Racial/Ethnic Groups of USA Adults
1Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
2School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
3Departments of Public Health and Community Health Services, Denver Health and Hospital Authority, Denver, CO 80204, USA
4Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
5Department of Biostatistics and Informatics, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
6Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
Received 26 July 2012; Accepted 1 October 2012
Academic Editor: Jim P. Buttery
Copyright © 2012 Camila X. Romero et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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