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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 172035, 17 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/172035
Review Article

Expanding the Role of Primary Care in the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity: A Review of Clinic- and Community-Based Recommendations and Interventions

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2Mathematica Policy Research, 1100 1st Street, NE, 12th Floor, Washington, DC 20002-4221, USA
3Mathematica Policy Research, 220 East Huron Street, Suite 300, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1912, USA

Received 11 February 2013; Accepted 20 March 2013

Academic Editor: Roya Kelishadi

Copyright © 2013 Michaela Vine 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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