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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 280713, 9 pages
Ultrasound as a Tool to Assess Body Fat
Human Movement Science Program, Health, Physical Education and Recreation Department, Utah State University, 7000 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-7000, USA
Received 5 June 2013; Accepted 26 July 2013
Academic Editor: Jordi Salas-Salvadó
Copyright © 2013 Dale R. Wagner. 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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