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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 868256, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/868256
Research Article

Weight Status in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis: Implications for Mobility Outcomes

1Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 233 Freer Hall, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
2School of Medicine, University of Illinois at Peoria, Peoria, IL 61603, USA

Received 14 July 2012; Accepted 22 August 2012

Academic Editor: Jordi Salas-Salvadó

Copyright © 2012 Lara A. Pilutti 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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